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Friday, January 28, 2022

    A boat builder’s journey in the Solomons

    BY BEN BILUAGizoEveryone has a goal in life and that is to live a good life without anxiety or misery.However, the requirement to live a good life comes with greater challenges that one has...

    Pfizer launched in Honiara

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE Pfizer-Biontech COVID-19 vaccine was successfully launched and rolled out in Honiara yesterday at the National Referral Hospital.These vaccines have been prioritised for youths aged 12 to 17 and pregnant mothers.Speaking...

    Padakeza Rainforest Declared a Protected Area

    Another conservation achievement is up for applaud - the launching and declaration of the Padezaka Tribal Rainforest Conservation Area as a legally designated National Protected Area.Tuesday morning this week, Sasamungga Village hosted yet another...

    Choiseul province moves on after changes to leadership

    BY BEN BILUAGizoCHOISEUL Provincial government has reconciled and ready to move on with the province’s business after the motion and election of new premier.Speaker of Choiseul Province, Greg Sokeni said a brief reconciliation ceremony...

    Choiseul to elect new premier today

    BY BEN BILUAGizoCHOISEUL Province will elect a new Premier today following a motion of no confidence against the former last week.In an interview with Island Sun on Friday, Speaker of Choiseul Province, Greg Sokeni...

    Local conservation organisations share knowledge

    BY BEN BILUAGizoMAI-MAASINA Green Belt (MMGB) group which consists of conservationists from Malaita province recently completed a look and learn trip to conservation associations in Western and Choiseul provinces.Eddie Huitarau from Solomon Islands Rangers...


    Police call for stop as illegal border crossing increasesBY JENNIFER KUSAPAIllegal border crossing at the western border is continuing unabated, especially near the Shortlands.Reports say Bougainvilleans are entering in search of sea cucumbers.And, Police...

    BLC concludes Western and Choiseul provincial inquiries.

    The Bills and Legislation Committee (BLC) has successfully concluded its inquiries into the Public Health Emergency Bill 2021 on Tuesday 24th August 2021 for the Choiseul and Western Provincial region.It took almost a week...

    Muria defends $15K fine for lockdown breach

    By EDDIE OSIFELOATTORNEY General John Muria Junior has defended the $15,000 fine impose a penalty for people breaching the lockdown starting tonight and ending 6am Tuesday.Speaking to the media, Muria Junior said the fine...

    South Choi By-election candidates reminded

    BY JARED KOLISix candidates who contested the South Choiseul in the May 2021 national By-election have been reminded to submit their Election Campaign expenditures accounts before September 15 this year.Chief Electoral Officer and Commissioner,...