Author: Takelesi

Anzac Commemoration Under Fire

More coverage from the recent Niue Assembly meeting… The island’s Returned Servicemen’s Association [Niue RSA] was the subject of vigorous debate in the Assembly, on a motion introduced by Common Roll member Hon O’love...

Flash Mob farewell

Koe Kia Ross Ardern Those of you who followed our story on the impending departure of the NZ High Commissioner to Niue would know that today was Ross Ardern’s last day on the island....

“Bully Tactics” says Kaniu

“Bully Tactics” says Kaniu Internet Provider In the battle of providing internet services to the island, the government, via its trading agencies, has ordered the removal of Kaniu’s wifi equipment from the tall masts...

Telecom Niue 4G Network

4G Network Barring any unforeseen or unexpected event, the island’s major communications provider Telecom Niue, will have their 4G network up and running by June, according to General Manager Colin Talamahina. Already the tower...

High Commissioner With A Difference

NZ High Commissioner HE Ross Ardern and his wife Laurell will leave the island at the end of the month. Mr Ardern has the rare distinction of serving at two different times on Niue...

Premier’s Radio Chat to Nation

Summary from the Premier’s radio chat to the nation several weeks ago. Asia Development Bank – The government could be looking for funding from the ADB in the order of $20 million repayable in...

No Support for NZ Pension Portability

No Support for NZ Pension Portability In one of our earlier posts, we had attempted to correct a misconception by the Premier with regard to the portability of the New Zealand pension as proposed...

Premier Talks to the Nation

Up-date from the Boss. The Premier has taken to the air-waves in an effort to keep his constituency informed. On Monday this week the breakfast show host, Iga Mokole, had talked-up two events scheduled...