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Monday, October 18, 2021

    Funds set for Seghe and Taro airstrips upgrade

    By EDDIE OSIFELOTWO airstrips in Western and Choiseul provinces will be the first to benefit under the $1.5 billion Australian-government funded Solomon Islands Infrastructure Programme (SIIP).They are Seghe in Western and Taro on Choiseul.Australia...

    Choiseul school leaders to meet over COVID-19

    BY BEN BILUAGizoSCHOOL principals, head teachers and chairpersons in Choiseul Province will meet to discuss a safety strategy towards COVID-19.A total of 60 participants are expected to arrive at the provincial capital, Taro, today...

    $1.4m for Taro & Seghe airports

    A funding arrangement of SBD1.4 million to support provincial airfield upgrades at Seghe and Taro was signed on Monday at the New Zealand High Commission in Honiara between New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade...

    Taro needs govt support to turn it into tourist destination

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITUChoiseul MPA for Tavula Ward Clement Kengava says the Choiseul Province's provincial capital Taro needs direct National Government support in terms of infrastructures to turn it into a tourist destination.Kengava in an...

    Choiseul adapting to covid-19 regulations

    BY BEN BILUAGizoCOMMUNITIES in Choiseul Province are said to be slowly adapting to covid-19 regulations.Deputy Provincial Secretary of Choiseul Province, Nelson Tanito said Choiseul Provincial Disaster Operation Committee (PDOC) is working closely with the...

    Sea View Lodge the place to be in Taro

    BY BEN BILUAGizoLOCATED a few minutes’ walk from the Taro Jetty is Sea View Lodge – a semi-permanent building sitting above the sea with rooms for guests and also a bar to cool down...

    SIEA to light up Supizae Island

    BY BEN BILUAGizoRESIDENTS on Supizae Island in Choiseul Province will soon enjoy electricity.Teo Electrical Company which won the bid to connect the power line from Taro to Supizae is currently on the ground doing...

    RSIPF review team meets Taro Police

    Choiseul Police had a muster with the border review team led by Assistant Commissioner (AC) of Police National Capital and Crime Prevention (RSIPF COVID-19 Operation Commander) Simpson Pogeava on May 24, 2021.“We are here...

    MPA calls for more donor support for Choiseul

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITUCHOISEUL’S Provincial Member, Clement Kengava has called upon donor partners to increase funding and support to his province.The MPA for Tavula ward and former Parliamentarian made the call after what he described...

    Former MP’s son wins South Choiseul election

    BY BEN BILUAChoiseulA SINGLE vote took Sammy Galo to victory and become the Member of Parliament elect for South Choiseul Constituency.Galo, son of ousted MP Robertson Galokale, scored a total of 1671 votes while...