In court

Sentencing for former BSP teller on May 29

BY ROMINAH FAKA The sentence against a former Bank South Pacific teller who had admitted to stealing is expected to be delivered on May 29. Tessa Solenone Rore pleaded guilty in the previous hearing to two counts of larceny by…

Fake scholarship case faces trial

BY ROMINAH FAKA The case against a man accused of defrauding students of money with the false promise of securing them government scholarships will go to trial from November 18-22. Donald Keso is charged with three counts of obtaining money…

Manetoali’s case adjourned May 24

BY ROMINAH FAKA The fraud case against the former member of parliament for Gao/Bugotu, Samuel Manetoali, has been moved for May 24. This is to allow time for prosecution and defence to update court on the status of the case’s…

Grievous harm and assault case adjourned

BY ROMINAH FAKA The case against two men accused of attacking another man has been moved for May 9. This is for court to set a new trial date. Zane Taisia Gegeu is charged with one count of grievous bodily…

Pastor and gang plead not guilty

BY ROMINAH FAKA The pastor and the gangs pleaded not guilty in magistrate court yesterday. They denied counts of criminal trespass and count of malicious damage. One of them, Junior Rollin, faces an extra charge of being in possession of…

Former POB officer’s case moved to May 6

BY ROMINAH FAKA The case of former Pan Oceania Bank (POB) officer Shuyee Eli Yan was further suspended to Monday next week for parties to finalise the issue of the amount the accused stole. On Wednesday’s hearing prosecution told court…