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Tofiga Fepulea’i on the road in the North Island

Samoan comedy superstar Tofiga Fepulea’i is on the road to bring some much needed laughter around the North Island in a seven-stop comedy tour called 'Sorry bout it'.John Pulu met him in Wellington to talk about his show, fatherhood and losing his Dad during lockdown.

Artist Diggy Dupé talks about his Niue roots and latest album

After several EPs and singles, Diggy Dupé released his first full-length album 'That's Me, That's Team' earlier this year. A proud son of Niue, Diggy speaks on embracing Niue culture and his discography so far. #NiueLanguageWeek

Kreative Kokanuts: New Cook Islands arts show launches online

Kreative Kokanuts is a new Cook Islands-made online arts show which delves into the lives of Cook Islands creatives and their view on the challenges of 2020. The show, produced by Xiik Studios, is the first of its kind to come from the Cook Islands. One of the creative minds and producers of the series, […]

Baby Done: Rose Matafeo on her first big screen starring role

Rose Matafeo has proven her acting chops in new Kiwi rom-com 'Baby Done', playing a reluctant mother-to-be alongside Harry Potter actor Matthew Lewis.

Auckland Councillor Josephine Bartley makes Raw Comedy Quest Grand Final

Samoan Josephine Bartley was the first Pacific Island woman to be voted on Auckland’s Super City Board back in 2018. Now she can add ‘stand-up comedian’ to her list of achievements. After entering Raw Comedy Quest thinking it was just an open mic session, the Auckland Councillor has made it into New Zealand’s Grand Final. […]

Cook Islands Games to return in 2022

Source: RNZ Pacific The revived Cook Islands Games will be back in 2022, after staging the biggest event in the Pacific this year. The multi-sport event returned for the first time since 2015, as a way to bolster sporting competition in the country in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. Almost 4,000 locals took part […]

Pacific Island Food Revolution Season 2 starts this week

The second season of reality cooking show Pacific Island Food Revolution starts this week in New Zealand. Hosted by Kiwi chef Robert Oliver, the series shines a spotlight on the different cuisines of the Pacific and the people who make them. Teams of two from Tonga, Fiji, Vanuatu and Samoa compete in various competitions that […]

Aotearoa Music Award nominee Lepani releases new music video ‘Next To Me’

It’s the fourth track from his well-received EP In The Moment, released earlier this year; Singer/songwriter Lepani has released the brand new music video for his latest single, Next To Me. Directed by music video aficionado Connor Pritchard (and perhaps inspired by Wes Anderson and Taika Waititi), Next To Me is an endearing adventure story […]