Drought takes toll in the North

Galoa grandmother Milasiga ponders on where to get their next supply of water from, after water ran out on Monday. Picture: Luke Rawalai

THE prolonged dry spell in the North is taking its toll on islands which already had limited access to water. Villagers on Galoa Island in Lekutu, Bua are spending $39 a week on fuel to access piped water from a system connected to mainland Vanua Levu which can only be accessed during low tide. In […]

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