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Friday, December 3, 2021

    Maka’a happy his Province included in World Bank/Agri Program

    THE Premier of Makira Ulawa Province, Julian Maka’a says he is happy with the World Bank’s inclusion of his Province with funds to develop its Agriculture development projects.He made the comment in Kira Kira,...

    World Bank will not support Kava farming

    The World Bank which will provide funding and technical assistance towards agriculture and livestock projects in three Provinces of Solomon Islands will not support Kava farming.This was revealed in a consultative meeting in Kira...

    I’m here with open ears’: US rep

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKITHE people of Malaita Province this week welcomed the US Deputy Chief of Mission under the US embassy in Port Moresby, His Excellency, Bernard Link to Auki.Mr. Link was in Auki as...

    MARA moves to revive cattle farms

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKIPREMIER of Malaita province, Daniel Suidani says his government is engaging in efforts to re-establish cattle farms in the province.He adds, this is one of the sectors his government is pushing in...

    Food supplies under threat as new weather patterns sweep Solomon Islands

    By Ben Bilua, Mavis Nishimura Podokolo and Jennifer KusapaFrom King tides swamping villages to crop confusion leaving families hungry, changing weather and climate patterns due to climate change have spawned a new era across...

    MAL applauds CoL quick action to retrieve land for Biosecurity work

    Quick action by the Commissioner of Lands (CoL) Mr Alan Mcneil to take back the land at Ranadi sold by Honiara City Council (HCC) to Excellent Resources Management Limited, an Asian Company, for Biosecurity...

    Free medicine to kava farmers on Malaita

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKIKAVA farmers in Aisiko and surrounding communities on Central Kwara’ae have received free medicine supplies last week in Auki.The support was provided by Dr Wale Tobata on behalf of the Solomon Organic...

    Noni is unique in many ways

    A response to Bodo Dettke’s media claimsBY WALTER FOLOTALUFormer politicianNoni (Kikiri or Kobu) farmerAS a local noni farmer from the province (Malaita), I wish to challenge MP Bodo Dettke’s statement over the SIBC recently,...

    MP Bodo defends ‘stop noni farming’ comments

    MEMBER of Parliament for North West Guadalcanal, Bodo Dettke has defended his call for all local noni farmers in the provinces to discontinue work on noni farming due to in availability of processing facilities...

    Winrock holds session with Malaita Public Accounts Committee

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKITHE Public Accounts Committee (PAC) under the Malaita Provincial Assembly held an information sharing session with Winrock SCALE-NRM Deputy Chief of Party, Dr Morgan Wairiu last week in Auki.PAC chairman, and MPA...