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Wednesday, December 7, 2022

New political party formed

BY NED GAGAHEA new political party has...

Seven communities to benefit from US grant

By EDDIE OSIFELOABOUT seven communities in Guadalcanal...

Case of woman assault returns to court today

BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE case of a woman...

Rain, pain for Tenaru school

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BY GEORGINA KEKEAST Joseph’s Tenaru school has decided to delay the start of the school year by a week. This is due to bad weather currently affecting the country.Speaking to Island Sun, school principal...

Are you legit?

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Does this unnamed company meet legal requirements to fell and export?By Alfred SasakoAN unnamed foreign logging company is allegedly extracting sawn timber just west of Honiara without meeting prerequisite legal requirements, an investigation by...

Water keeps crawling in

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BY JARED KOLITHE continuous rise in sea level has taken its toll nearly wiping off coconut palms off an inundated an outstretched land at a seaside village in Marau on the eastern tip of...

8 homes destroyed

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Samlimsan company demolishes houses belonging to locals living in SOMA landBY BARNABAS MANEBONAEIGHT families are homeless after their houses were destroyed yesterday and Friday last week by members of the Samlimsan company.Tensions have escalated...

Hornets out to sting

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BY ROMULUS HUTAGUADALCANAL Hornets youth coach says they will treat every game as final in the 2018 Youth Solomon Cup that will kick off in Honiara this afternoon.FIFA-accredited assistant referee and school teacher, Jackson...

Victims want answers and compensation

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BY ALICE NANTARAVICTIMS of the 2001-2002 patrol boat shoot-out incident have voiced their concerns over their ‘unresolved matter’.Through the complaints made by the current Provincial Member for Vatukulau Ward in the southern region of...

Gold Ridge landowners need government support

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BY BEN BILUATHE landowners of Gold Ridge Mining have called on the government to live up to its promise in the development of Gold Ridge Mining.Chairperson of Gold Ridge Mining Mr Dick Douglas said...

First ever national herbarium building opens

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BY BEN BILUATHE Ministry of Forest and Research has officially launched the National Herbarium building, yesterday.Guest of Honour, the Deputy Prime Minister of Solomon Islands Hon Manasseh Sogavare said the event marks a historical...

World Bank and GCF sign Accreditation Master Agreement for Tina river hydro

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BY JARED KOLI IN BONN, GERMANY THE World Bank (WB) and Green Climate Fund (GCF) have signed an Accreditation Master Agreement which will soon see a roll out of the much awaited fund for the multi-million...

Tovosia labels Ministry of Mines as ‘dead’

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FORMER Minister of Mines and Energy Bradley Tovosia has described the ministry as ‘dead’ while denying allegations he has politically interfered with the proposed nickel mining project in Isabel Province.Tovosia was accused of trying...