Month April 2020

Gov’t reshuffle

Tanagada, Mewa, Auga, Marau, Avui and Filualea in the cycle By Alfred Sasako LANELLE TANAGADA – the Gizo-Kolombangara MP who abstained from voting on the diplomatic switch to China last September – is formally rejoining the Government. Mrs Tanagada is…

Keeping football alive

BY PETER ZOLEVEKE II LOCAL footballers are keeping the game yet alive by taking part in a social media ‘pass the ball’ challenge in isolation at home during the coronavirus pandemic. Former National defender and the Solomon Islands Football Federation…

Mua lauds POB for support

BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO MINISTER for Health Dickson Mua has applauded Pan Oceanic Bank for the timely support rendered to help assist National Referral Hospital’s labour ward. Mua told Island Sun he lauds POB for donating $100,000 to assist the…

Slow start to classes

By EDDIE OSIFELO IT was slow start for exam classes, mainly forms 3,5,6 and 7 outside of Honiara, Guadalcanal, Noro, Munda, Choiseul bay and Shortland Islands, which were supposed to resume classes on Monday 27th April. This came after only…