Matuku island population decreases

Empty homes in Yaroi village, Matuku, Lau.Picture VILIMAINA NAQELEVUKI

THE population on Matuku Island in the Lau Group has decreased significantly from 7000 to more than 500, says assistant roko tui Lau Wiliame Gucake. Mr Gucake highlighted this during a recent visit by a government delegation when concerns were raised by villagers at Yaroi, Matuku, on the thousands of people who had gone to […]

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