June 2024

Sentencing for former BSP teller further adjourns

BY ROMINAH FAKA Sentencing into the case of former BSP Teller further has adjourned for June 28. On Thursday June 20 the matter was mentioned in the Magistrate court for delivering of sentence however, the presiding principal magistrate was sick…

Push for comprehensive and visionary approach to education

BY INDY MAEALASIA THE Solomon Islands National University (SINU) Vice Chancellor, Professor Transform Aqorau, has pushed for a “comprehensive and visionary approach to education” to tackle climate change, Health crisis, and economic sustainability.   He echoed this during the official…

ONE LINK TRIAL SET

BY ROMINAH FAKA Trial into the case against a police officer accused of stealing $300,000 kept as exhibit at the Police storage facilities in Rove, Honiara in 2020 is set for October 7. Makasi Dolaiano is facing one count of…

Seaweed farming surges in Lau lagoon

BY SAMIE WAIKORI Malaita provincial fisheries office has reported surge in seaweed farming within Lau lagoon in the northeast of Malaita province. The lagoon is first to introduce with the aquiculture seaweed farming activity in late 1990s on Malaita, however,…

YTASI senior black belts prepare for official grading

BY ELTON LONARATHA JNR YUNS Taekwondo Academy Solomon Islands (YTASI) is pleased to announce the upcoming Official Grading Ceremony for Senior Black Belts, scheduled to take place on June 27, 2024, at the Multi-Purpose Hall. YTASI Instructor and Owner, Master…

Men’s beach volleyball team exits AVC continental cup

BY ELTON LONARATHA JNR THE Solomon Islands National Men’s Beach Volleyball team has bowed out of the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) Beach Volleyball Continental Cup Semi-final and Final hosted in Ningbo, China. The team lost to Thailand 2-0 in both…

RESIGRATION OPEN

…55K for Women’s Basketball BY ELTON LONARATHA JNR THE Solomon Islands Basketball Federation (SIBF) has received a significant boost with a $55,000 sponsorship from Solomon Power, a leading energy provider in the Solomon Islands. The sponsorship deal was signed on…