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Friday, July 30, 2021

    PM issues ban on covid- delta affected countries

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has issued an order banning persons from countries affected by covid-19 delta variant from entering the country. This was confirmed by the Attorney-General John Muria Junior in a...

    Get vaccinated, Sisilo tells SI Brisbane community

    SOLOMON Islands’ High Commissioner to Australia, Robert Sisilo, in congratulating the Solomon Islands Community in Brisbane, also called on them to get vaccinated as thousands defying lock-down orders clashed with police in Sydney and...

    COVID-19 SCARE: Results all negative

    By Taromane Martin The Ministry of Health and Medical Services will continue COVID-19 testing on officials that had recently boarded the MV Papamau in Honiara. Minister for Health and Medical Services, Honourable Dr Culwick Togamana said...

    Foreign ship not welcome back in Western Province

    BY BEN BILUAGizo PREMIER of Western Province has warned foreign cargo vessel MV Vimaru Pearl and its agent, saying the ship is not welcome in the province. MV Vimaru Pearl was on the news headlines earlier...

    PM says situation in Fiji ‘very worrying’

    PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare said the situation in Fiji is extremely worrying for our students, parents, and the Government. Prime Minister Sogavare in his nationwide address this week said citizens must not take the situation...

    Mala MPA extends help beyond boundary

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI PROVINCIAL member for ward 16 in the East Malaita constituency, Preston Faarobo Billy has offered to extend his “Clean water for life” water project to communities in neighbouring ward 15. He told Sun...

    Refurbished Kukum clinic re-opens

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO HEALTH authorities yesterday re-opened the strategically-located Kukum clinic in east Honiara. The clinic has been undergoing major refurbishment work since last year. “The reopening of the clinic will ease the burden of over-crowdedness...


    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO The Seventh Day Adventist Church has thrown its full support behind the covid-19 vaccine. In doing so, it has downplayed rumours that the Church does not allow covid-19 vaccination for its members. This...

    Gov’t urged to protect our local construction industry

    OPPOSITION leader Matthew Wale calls on the Government and the SPG 2023 Hosting authority to give local construction companies a fair go in the awarding of national and the 2023 SPG infrastructure construction projects. He...

    ‘Vaccinate before it’s too late’

    COVID-19 is a deadly killer, make no mistake about it. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare in his nationwide address Monday said the best way to protect yourself, your family, and your communities from COVID-19 is to...