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Monday, August 10, 2020

MHMS plan to establish quarantine facilities at provinces

BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO MINISTRY of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) plans to establish quarantine facilities at the provinces...

    New leadership in Western and Choiseul provinces

    BY GEORGINA KEKEA LAST week’s provincial election in Western and Choiseul provinces will see the two provinces with new leaders in the two top positions in the Provincial government level. Former premier of Western Province, Wayne...

    Police records zero border crossing: Mangau

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA ACTING Police Commissioner Mostyn Mangau during the talk-back show on Sunday 26th April revealed zero crossing at the Western Border. He said police...

    $4.5m for voter registration update in Choiseul and Western

    BY JARED KOLI THE Solomon Islands Government has poured $4million into the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) update for Western and Choiseul provinces. Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs George Palua acknowledged the national government...

    Japans helps two communities via its Grassroots Human Security project

    By Tanny.E.Vahi THE Japanese Embassy has added to their growing list of assistance by issuing out two grants which will go towards boosting infrastructure development in two communities in the Solomon Islands. The recipients are; the...

    Choiseul’s Tavula ward needs a MPA

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA THE Tavula ward, north east of Choiseul province is without a member of provincial assembly (MPA) since its MPA passed away last year. And, the national ministry of provincial government (MPGIS) says it...

    Choiseul Province requests action on SolAir ‘U-turn’ incident

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA & ALFRED PAGEPITU CHOISEUL province has demanded Solomon Airlines to seriously deal with the ‘U-turn incident’ at Taro Airfield and remove the foreign pilot who was responsible for the incident. This is before...

    Premier rebuffs accusations and call for him to step down

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA CHOISEUL Province Premier Hon Watson Qoloni rebuffs negative allegations against him being raised by members within Choiseul’s Provincial Government. It is reported to Island Sun that there were incidents that occurred at the...

    Capacity of Choiseul police on public disorder control boosted

    THE capacity of Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) officers serving in Choiseul province to deal with Public Order Management (POM) incidents has been boosted with the completion of an intensive POM training conducted...


    TEACHERS of Taro Primary School and Poroporo Primary School of Northwest Choiseul were blessed with a three-day training on literacy from 3rd July to 5th July. Literacy Teacher Trainer for Choiseul Province, Mr Tom Horniblow...

    Audit and investigation needed in Tutu and Sariana ‘ghost projects’

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA THE Auditor General’s Office and Police are urged to audit and investigate the two ghost Aid post projects of Tutu and Sariana Wards (12 and 11) at Northwest Choiseul. Northwest Choiseul’s Member of...