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Monday, November 28, 2022

HCC awaits pending request

BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOHONIARA City Council (HCC)...

New COVID cases in Gizo,public warned

BY BEN BILUAGIZO Hospital has recorded...

Siwainao hopes to get his children back soon

BY NED GAGAHEMedical doctor and father of...

Wong encourages local students to study hard

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By EDDIE OSIFELOSTUDENTS in Solomon Islands are encouraged to study hard in their education.Australian Foreign Minister, Penny Wong made this encouragement when she visited King George Six school during her one-day visit to Honiara...

APTC supports San Isidro with new supplies

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE Australian High Commission, through Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) has supported the San Isidro Rural Training Centre with transportation, IT equipment and covid supplies yesterday.High Commissioner Dr Lachlan Strahan travelled to...

Students call for fairness

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ABOUT 26 students from Malaita Province doing their bachelor programmes under SIG scholarships at Solomon Islands National University (SINU) call for “fairness” from the government.This after the National Scholarship Division (NSD) at Solomon Islands...

Slow start for schools in Mala

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BY SAMIE WAIKORIAukiA week into date of resumption for schools across the country, and schools into Malaita are yet to settle down for classes.Chief Education Officer (CEO) for Malaita Education Authority (Malaita EA), Andy...

Gov’t urged to address school fee issue

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BY SAMIE WAIKORIAukiA teacher at Su’u National Secondary School in Malaita province calls on the national government to look at alternatives under the Emergency Act and address the issue of school fees this year.Richard...

Schools urged to cut costs

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By EDDIE OSIFELOMINISTRY of Education and Human Resources urges schools to charge reasonable tuition fees to students as only 27 of the 40 weeks in the annual calendar is left.This came after Saint Nicholas...

Western Teachers urged to return to schools

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BY BEN BILUAGizoWESTERN Province Education Authority (WPEA) has called on teachers under their authority to return to their respective schools.WPEA made the call following announcement made by Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development...

Students encouraged to get vaccinated

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BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOStudents who have not been vaccinated are urged to do so, with those yet to complete theirs told to complete it before going back to school.This call was strongly emphasised by...

Ministry and EAs to help schools reopen

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BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development (MEHRD) and Education authorities have confirmed they will provide additional support for schools to open safely.This was echoed by Tongoua Tabe on behalf...

3 Institutions to address plastic waste in country

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THREE local Rural Training Centres have developed a system that will deal with the issue of plastic waste in the country.The three institutions are part of a project partnership with the Solomon Islands Association...