Students kicked out

MERHD delaying of allowance sees SIG-scholars in Philippines on the streets    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA and MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO WHAT we have feared has happened - Solomon Islands government-sponsored students in the Philippines have been kicked out...

Window of hope

AMA Medical students urged to seek help from their MPs   By EDDIE OSIFELO GOVERNMENT-sponsored students of AMA University who had been barred from returning to continue studies are being urged to seek help from their members...

Students starve overseas

Gov’t scholars in Philippines facing hell, education ministry ‘not aware’     BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO   SOLOMON Islands students in the Philippines are in danger of living there illegally if the Government does not do anything soon. And, permanent...

Fugui urges Education Minister to push the 4th USP Campus

By EDDIE OSIFELO MEMBER of Parliament for Central Honiara, John Moffat Fugui urges the Minister of Education and Human Resources, John Dean Kuku to push the University of South Pacific 4th Campus in Honiara. This came...

Malaita province dominates scholarship awards

BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI   MALAITA province continues to dominate the Solomon Islands Government scholarship scheme at around 50 percent of recipients each year, it is reported. Minister for Education John Dean Kuku voiced this during a dinner...

Solomon Islands APTC alumna makes progress for women in trades

HELLEN Samo holds an Australian qualification from the Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) in Painting and Decorating, joining the many women unveiling their potential in Solomon Islands' trades industries. Hellen, an APTC alumna from Malaita...


Government to review its scholarship scheme, 50 percent to study in country as of next year   THE Ministry of Education and Human Resource will review the Solomon Islands Government Scholarship Scheme. This may mean a huge...

Over $8million owed to SINU by 34 constituencies

By Gary Hatigeva WHILE members of Parliament are asking for the government through the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development (MEHRD) to maintain the number of scholarship awards for constituencies, institutes are also asking...

MP scholarship

Reduced because of poor management   By Gary Hatigeva THE number of scholarships that are given out as part of a scholarship scheme for members of Parliament (MPs), with the privilege to send out students within their...

First proficiency Mandarin test in Sols

BY LORETTA BRIGIDIA MANELE FORTY-FIVE candidates have sat for the first official Mandarin proficiency test- TOCFL (Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language), Listening and Reading Test Novice level at the Solomon Islands National University...




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