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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

    Vaccine roll-out to continue

    THE COVID-19 vaccine roll out will continue despite latest reports of the negative health impacts of the AstraZeneca vaccine.New findings from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) safety committee and the WHO Global Advisory Committee...

    ‘Chasing after COVID-19 funds’

    BY BEN BILUAGizoREPORTS have emerged that government institutions and officers are chasing after the COVID-19 funds for extra allowance.A source who wants his name withheld said there have been incidents where officials were diverting...

    Breach at quarantine site

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITUA breach at the high-risk quarantine station at one of the hotels in Honiara’s CBD, where one covid-19 case was detected, took place yesterday.A member of public handed over a package to...

    MHMS to use schools as Pfizer entry point

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE Ministry of Health and Medical Services will work closely with the Ministry of Education and Human Resources to use schools as an entry point for Pfizer vaccine.This was confirmed by...

    Counselling sought for quarantine graduates

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONACoronavirus (Covid-19) quarantine graduates, especially from Chengs facility are seeking for the possibility of ‘counselling service’ to be provided.According to some graduates, staying in quarantine for a long period has been challenging...

    $1.2M help

    PRC donates towards national covid-19 effortTHE Peoples Republic of China handed over USD150,000 covid-19 response funding to the government, Friday last week.Chinese Ambassador to Solomon Islands, His Excellency, Mr Li Ming handed a cheque...

    Pre-arrival requirements are not negotiable: Sogavare

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONAPRE-ARRIVAL requirements for people travelling to Solomon Islands during this State of Public Emergency (SOPE) period are not negotiable state Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare.In order to minimize the risk of further importation...

    Government will hold people responsible for endangering country: PM

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONAPRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare in his ‘Nationwide’ address this week said it is sad that most of the country’s positive Covid-19 cases resulted from dishonesty by its own citizens.As a result of...

    COVID vaccination call

    ALL persons living in Honiara and on Guadalcanal who are 18 and above are welcome to visit the Central Field Hospital in Honiara for their COVID-19 vaccination.Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) made...

    Guangzhou flight Apr 5

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE next Guangzhou flight is scheduled for April 5.Jimmie Rodgers, secretary to Prime Minister and deputy chair to Oversight Committee, said this flight will be bringing workers to build the University...