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Solomon Islands
Thursday, May 13, 2021

    Many youths face uncertain future: HYC

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA HONIARA Youth Council (HYC) president says many youths in Solomon Islands still live in uncertain and unsettling times which young people are confronting in every turn. In a five-day youth leadership retreat...

    Movements can be positive if well planned: Dr Tammy  

    BY GEORGINA KEKEA CLIMATE change will likely increase the rate of migration in the coming decades. Speaking in the workshop on a proposed draft resettlement policy, Dr Tammy Tabe of the University of the South Pacific...

    SIG scholarship results in April

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO NAMES of successful applicants of the Solomon Islands Government online scholarship will be released next month, April. James Bosamata, deputy secretary to Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development, confirmed this in...

    Gov’t treats free education with caution: Tanangada

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THE Government needs rethinking, analysis and a strategic approach to implementing Free Fee Education, due to the tight fiscal position they are faced with.  Minister of Education and Human Resources, Lannelle Tanangada explained...

    Business students support strike

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA STUDENTS of SINU’s business school have thrown their support for the ongoing strike at the institution, spearheaded by the student association SINUSA. SINU students under School of Business and Management explained they...

    Additional scholarships surpass confirmed Opportunity list

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THE number of additional scholarships has exceeded the initial number of scholarships approved in the 2020 Opportunity list. Initially, the National Scholarship Division (NSD) in the Ministry of Education and Human Resources approved 918 scholarships in 2019...

    Schools told to be flexible with parents

    By EDDIE OSIFELO SCHOOL registrations in Honiara and in the provinces started very slowly this week ahead of the school openings next Monday. Many schools noticed few parents and guardians turning up to pay school fees...

    Audit student fund: SINUSA

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA SOLOMON Islands national university student association (SINUSA) have called for an audit to the student fund, which they say has been ‘overlooked’ for the last three years. This call comes as SINUSA’s...

    Writing process training for LEAP southern cluster schools

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI Auki THE LEAP southern cluster schools in the southern region of Malaita province have successfully ended a weeklong workshop on “writing process” last week. The workshop was held for teachers from primary schools, Tawairoi,...

    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...