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  1. Seasoned administrator, not privatization, solution to National...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Vanguard

    A theatre art practitioner, Peter Badejo, on Sunday called on the Federal Government to appoint seasoned and tested theatre administrators to manage the National Theatre so that it could boost its operations and become lively again. Badejo told newsmen that the National Theatre would be restored to its pride of place with seasoned administrators as its head.

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  2. Tonga earthquake poses no threat to FijiRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Fiji Times

    The moderate earthquake occurred at a depth of 10km, located 264km South from Nuku'alofa in Tonga, 753km Southwest from Alofi in Niue, and 873km Southwest of Suva, Fiji.

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  3. Coins for the new lunar year: Celebrating the Year of the RoosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Coin World

    ... whose reverse designs include colorized roosters. The Proof 2017 Year of the Rooster 5-ounce gilded silver coin for Niue has a mintage of just 500 coins. The coin's reverse features a large, gilded rooster, as well as a hen and three small chicks ...

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  4. Samoa earthquake no threat to FijiRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2017 | Fiji Times

    However, the Department of Mineral Resources has reassured members of the general public that that quake does not pose any immediate threat to the Fiji region. The offshore earthquake occurred 196km southwest from Apia, Samoa; 501km south-southeast from Alofi, Niue; and 1003km northeast from Suva.

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  5. New Year Honours List 2017Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | Scoop

    ... Joseph Roche , of Wellington. For services to the State and business. The Honourable Toke Tufukia Talagi , of Alofi, Niue. For services to Niue. Mr David Arthur Rhodes Williams, QC , of Auckland. For services to international law and international ...

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  6. New Year Honours List 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Scoop

    ... Joseph Roche , of Wellington. For services to the State and business. The Honourable Toke Tufukia Talagi , of Alofi, Niue. For services to Niue. Mr David Arthur Rhodes Williams, QC , of Auckland. For services to international law and international ...

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  7. The Radio Scene at the World's Largest Toothbrush FenceRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | MT Shortwave Central

    ... Fence, and this one is located in Alofi, the small village that is the capital city of the exotic tourist location, Niue Island. The Alofi Toothbrush Fence holds the world record as the longest. The Alofi national capital stretches along the inland ...

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  8. The Nativity is Introduced as the Final Coin of the 2016 Scottsdale Mint Biblical SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... of Jesus is also included on the certificate. The Scottsdale Mint issues the coin by the authority of the island of Niue, where it is legal tender. This beautiful coin is now available for purchase in time for the holiday season. This stunning ...

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  9. The Oscars of Paper CurrencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Bloomberg

    The International Bank Note Society was founded in 1961 by a group of people who collected, traded, sold, and admired rare paper currency. It wasn't a large community.

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  10. Newest Bullion Coin Launches To Much FanfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    Gainesville Coins LLC, one of the nation's largest precious metal dealers, is introducing an exclusive new product, the 2017 1 oz Guardian Angel Silver Coin . Struck as legal tender coins for the Pacific island of Niue, these gorgeous silver coins are the first issue in the brand new annual Angel Series.

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  11. Woohoo for WaahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | KnowIT

    Niue is a small island in the South Pacific. It takes only a couple of hours to drive around the coastal ring road, and it only takes that long because of the potholes, the 40 or 60 Kph speed limits, and stopping to take photos.

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  12. Earthquake in Tonga no threat to FijiRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2016 | Fiji Times

    Update: 10:44AM A MODERATE size earthquake that occurred in the Tonga Island region early this morning did not pose any threat to Fiji. It occurred 386km south from Upolu in Samoa, 288km northwest from Alofi in Niue, 546km north-northeast from Nuku'alofa in Tonga and 1024km east from Suva.

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  13. Tonga earthquake posed no threat to FijiRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... was an offshore earthquake that occurred 201km south-southeast from Nuku'alofa in Tonga; 628km southwest from Alofi in Niue, 1035km south-southwest from Apia in Western Samoa and 904km southeast from Suva. Meanwhile, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake ...

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  14. 5.5 magnitude earthquake occurs in Tonga regionRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | Fiji Times

    Update: 1:08PM A 5.5 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Tonga region just after midday today but it does not pose any immediate threat to Fiji. It occurred 271km south from Nuku'alofa in Tonga, 722km southwest from Alofi in Niue, 514km southeast from Ono-i-Lau and 918km southeast from Suva.

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  15. Earthquake occurs near Lau RidgeRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2016 | Fiji Times

    It occurred 499km southwest from Nuku'alofa in Tonga, 1092km southwest from Alofi in Niue and 605km south-southeast from Suva.

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  16. Valley of Dry Bones: Fifth Release of 2016 in Biblical SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... Valley of Dry Bones," the design was based from. The Scottsdale Mint issues the coin by the authority of the island of Niue, where it is legal tender. About APMEX, Inc. For more than 15 years, APMEX has been one of the nation's largest Precious ...

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  17. Tracks to the sea in NiueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | KnowIT

    Alofi is the capital of Niue, but it's a village - one of a dozen on the island. Opposite the Police Station is the Crazy Uga cafe .

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  18. Ships, boats and humpback whales in NiueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | KnowIT

    We were staying at Restoration Reef , a small house right on the cliff top in South Alofi and with fabulous views of the Pacific Ocean, even while lying in bed. That's how it was that I spotted the freighter nearing Niue at around 6 am.

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  19. Shut down Sundays in NiueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | KnowIT

    On Sundays Niue shuts down. The locals all go to church and some things, like fishing, are forbidden.

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  20. Plane sailing to NiueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | KnowIT

    There are two ways to get to Niue: by yacht or by the one or two Air NZ flights from Auckland each week. We arrived on Friday 19 August and left, 10 days later, on Tuesday 30 August 2016.

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