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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    MP Maneniaru and others face lawsuit on T27 deaths

    BY CHARLES KADAMANA IMMEDIATE families of the 27 people who lost their lives in a tragic sea disaster onboard MV Taimareho are pursuing legal action. Vice Secretary of Victims Custom Compensation Committee Venasio Huniehu said they...

    ‘Your deaths not in vain’

    One year on, and charges finally laid over Taimareho sea tragedy BY JENNIFER KUSAPA TODAY marks the day that 27 lives were lost at sea following the MV Taimareho sea tragedy and police can now confirm...

    Gang rape case goes to High Court

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA Five individuals alleged to have involved in a gang rape will appear again at the High Court on April 29. Their case was mentioned in court for pre-trial conference but since counsels in...

    Central Guadalcanal MP wins petition, South Choiseul MP loses seat

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE High Court has delivered its judgment on two separate petition cases on Monday 18th May. This is the judgment on petition cases against Member of Parliament for Central Guadalcanal Peter Shanel Agovaka...

    Djokovic to appeal High Court’s decision: Lawyer

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA Prime Minister’s nephew and chief of staff, Robson Djokovic, will appeal the High Court’s decision on his citizenship status. Djokovic’s lawyer, Mr Wilson Rano, has come out with a statement confirming this. Early last...

    Victim in rape case shares story in court

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE alleged victim in a rape case has told court that she did not report the matter to anyone because she was ashamed and sad at what her biological father (accused) had...


    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA AN appeal currently before the Court of Appeal will have some impact on current charges against the Prime Minister’s chief of staff Robson Djokovic. Djokovic’s lawyer Wilson Rano relayed this to deputy chief...

    Seven petition cases pending

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA CHIEF Justice Sir Albert Palmer says seven petition cases are still pending hearing. Sir Albert speaking at the opening of the High Court room two on Thursday said the courts lack of rooms for hearing...

    Djokovic’s case still with DPP

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case against the Prime Minister’s Chief of Staff, Robson Djokovic, is still with the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP). Deputy Director of Public Prosecution Andrew Kelesi confirmed this yesterday saying they are...

    5 arrested, $350k damage in Jejevo

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE March-8 attack in Jejevo village reportedly led to an estimated $350,000-worth of damage to properties and livestock. Police have so far arrested five people in relation to this incident. A security guard...