November 2010

Pike River disaster ends with 29 casualties

  Greymouth, New Zealand, Nov 24 – It has been confirmed all 29 miners trapped in the Pike River mine near the town of Greymouth in New Zealand’s South Island are dead. Fears of a second explosion in the volatile mine came true at 2:37pm NZDT this afternoon a second explosion rocked »

Wednesday, 24 November 2010 // 5 Comments

Pike River situation looking grim

Greymouth, New Zealand, Nov 23 – Five days since the explosion that rocked the Pike River coal mine in New Zealand’s South Island, experts are saying hopes are fading of finding the 29 men inside alive. At around 3:45pm NZDT on Friday, November 19, an explosion, the cause of which is »

Tuesday, 23 November 2010 // 1 Comment

Provincial reforms arrive

Alston, NCD, Nov 17 – The provincial reforms put forward by the Premier last Saturday will come into effect at midnight tomorrow, after much consideration and deliberation in the capital over the last few days. Three new provinces will be formed tomorrow morning, which will replace the Tasman »

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 // 0 Comments

Commonwealth Avenue: Week One

So, we’ve been a micronation for a bit over a week now, and I must say the welcomes I have received over the last few days have made me feel so very welcome and at home. Really, you guys don’t know how much it means to me. I make no secret of it, I’ve never fit in with my peers. »

Monday, 15 November 2010 // 0 Comments

Awards distributed for foundation activities

Ridgelow, NCD, Nov 10 – The Siroccan National Government has recognised those whom it believes are the best micronationalists both within Sirocco and the wider MicroWiki community. At ceremonies this afternoon near Ridgelow, National Capital District, several members of the Siroccan Board of »

Wednesday, 10 November 2010 // 0 Comments

Anderson founds Federal Commonwealth of Sirocco

Alston, NCD, Nov 4 – After 65 days of planning, the Federal Commonwealth of Sirocco has at last been founded. At 11:13am this morning, after being sworn in by Vice-Premier Jesse Coles, Premier Daniel Anderson gave the following announcement: “As Premier of the Federal Commonwealth of »

Thursday, 4 November 2010 // 0 Comments

Premier forced to suspend Board

BREAKING NEWS PREMIER ANDERSON SUSPENDS BOARD OF MINISTERS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Alston, NCD, Nov 2 – Premier Daniel Anderson has been forced to suspend the Board of Ministers until final notice with growing tensions between Sirocco and those outside of it. At 8:22pm this evening, Anderson »

Tuesday, 2 November 2010 // 0 Comments