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Thursday, December 2, 2021

    North West Choiseul RCDF

    Dear Editor,DETAIL expenditure report of the North West Choiseul Development Fund over the last eight years must not be left unexplained. This is the desire of the people of the constituency so is an...

    NRH over-burdened in caring for patients with NCD related complications

    MY partner charity in New Zealand, 'Take My Hands,' informed me today (Monday) that a 40 foot container with 50 hospital beds and some 10 wheels chairs, arrived on a cargo vessel that docked...

    Solomon Islands Agricultural Ministry supporting local kava farming

    THE agriculture Ministry has been supporting kava farming in the country under its Livelihood and Export Base Expansion Project and I have been monitoring progress with crop production since early last year.It was about...

    Malaita Land Summit: A response to Mr David Welch’s letter (20 November 2018)

    I write to thank David Welch for his lengthy and somewhat tongue in cheek reply to my letter of 19 November referring to a complaint that I had received from a youth that had...

    Three vital and costly Blood Analyzer machines needed by NRH

    Dear EditorsTHE Solomon Islands Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS has reportedly sought approval of S$1,308, 800, under the Supplementary Appropriation Bill (2018) to purchase three Blood Analyzer Machines for the National Referral...

    Frank Short was embarrassingly short on facts

    DEAR Editor,I just want to make a few comments in response to Mr. Frank Short’s brief article in the Island Sun Issue, Monday 19th November, about the UNDP-funded Land Summit that was held in...

    Alpha Meta

    Dear EditorTHIS article is to clarify Alpha Meta or brown rice which the Ministry of Health describe as medicine that kills people.In actual fact our products are not medicine it just a health product...

    Youths reportedly frustrated following the UDP sponsored Malaita Land Conference

    LAST week in a letter to Solomon Islands media and also posted on Linkedin I reported on the UDP sponsored three day Land Conference held in Malaita Province.I mentioned the young people attending the...

    Towards a better understanding of man-woman partnership – a theological perspective

    DEAR EDITOR, partnership according to Thesaurus English is companionship, relationship and alliance. For the purpose of my presentation, I will pick on the first two words; companionship or relationship. Companionship or relationship is the...

    Raised voices and troubling concerns of SI youth

    DEAR EDITOR, as long ago as 1997 when I first arrived in the Solomon Islands, I was concerned about the job prospects of the unemployed young people and since those early years I have...