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Thursday, May 13, 2021

    Support journalists to overcome barriers: Kenilorea

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO THE country must support journalists to overcome barriers to their work, says Alicia Kenilorea, United Nations Joint Presence representative at yesterday’s Press Freedom Day event in Honiara. “At this time, we must...

    Barana nature park field trip helps SINU student

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU A field trip to the Barana Nature Park by a Solomon Islands National University Student (SINU) has allowed for the practical applications of the theory learned in class Thompson Pada, a Journalism and...

    Traditional knowledge good for environment  

    BY GEORGINA KEKEA TRADITIONAL skills and knowledge are now considered endangered with only a small group of people still practising ancient wayfinding methods. In the easternmost of Solomon Islands lies Taumako. Occasionally called the Wilson Islands,...

    Selwyn College unveils Golden Jubilee event

    SELWYN College has unveiled its Golden Jubilee celebration with the theme ‘Celebrating the Past, Building our Future’. Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade Hon. Jeremiah Manele launched the celebration during a church service in...

    Scholarship budget reduced by half

    By EDDIE OSIFELO Scholarships for in-country students has been hit hard this year following a half reduction in its budgetary allocation. Minister of Education and Human Resources, Lannelle Tanangada said a reduction from the 2020 revised...

    Scholarships for 2021 will be made available

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA CABINET has approved that school scholarships will be made available for next year. Confirming this is the Permanent Secretary (PS) of the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development (MEHRD) Dr Franco Rodie...

    Rolling out SafeNet to provinces a learning process for MWYCFA: Ngai

    BY MAVIS PODOKOLO DIRECTOR to Ministry of Women, Youth Children and Family Affairs Vaela Ngai says SafeNet rollout process to the provinces has been one of great learning for the country. “The SafeNet roll out process...

    Beulah school establishes student welfare policy

    BY BEN BILUAGizo THE Board of Beulah Provincial Secondary School has established and passed two policies aiming at promoting equal access to education and also welfare of students during their recent meeting. School Principal, Frank Nagu...

    Window to the world opens at Naha school

    BY CHARLES KADAMANA Form seven students of Naha Community High School will now be able to conduct research and upload their assignments at their school. This follows the dedication and opening of its information lab on...

    School results Monday

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA FORMS 3 and 5 school results will be made available Monday next week, while results for form 6 will be ready on Wednesday. Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development (MEHRD) revealed this...