051013TSUANA IS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT
By Aloysius Laukai
ABG Minister for Culture and Tourism, Rose PIHEI says the promotion and opening of the Sorom Tsuana or Chiefs House in Sorom village is the beginning of creating unity throughout Bougainville by resorting to the Village Governments as a way for uniting the people.
She made these remarks at the Grand opening of the Sorom Tsuana which is owned by four clans around Sorom village on the Northern tip of mainland Bougainville island today.
Mrs Pihei said that today's celebration is a sign of unity with cultural groups attending this opening.
She said that the Council of chief system is the government closer to the people of Bougainville.
MRS. PIHEI acknowledged the groups that performed at the ceremony stating that the group were not invited to perform and this only shows the willingness of our people are willing to participate at this unique celebration.
New Dawn Fm acknowledges that this is the first Tsuana to be opened in North Bougainville.