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Thursday, May 13, 2021

    Dead body found

    POLICE are investigating the suspicious death of a female Asian shop owner found lying in a pool of blood in her shop this morning. The shop located opposite of the Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM)...

    Wale laments state of NRH

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU LEADER of Opposition, Matthew Wale is worried about the state of the National Referral Hospital (NRH) describing it as an institution desperate on a number of fronts. In his speech on the 2021...

    Youth pay tribute to dead infant

    YOUTHS from the Holy Cross Cathedral Parish have paid tribute to an infant found in front of the Cathedral on Monday. According to Police report, the infant is estimated to be about six to eight...

    Death of Chinese suspicious: Police

    Police investigators at the Naha Police Station in East Honiara are investigating the suspicious death of a Chinese national inside the compound of the Top Timber Company at Ranadi, April 7, 2021. The deceased from...

    Vura begins talks on UNDP Climate Adaptation Project

    Following the signing ofa Climate Change and Adaptation Project with the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) under United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in February 2021, Vura Ward has proceeded on with consultations...

    Fish covid away

    PCYC charity Easter fishing competition ends on a high note BY ALFRED PAGEPITU The Point Cruz Yacht Club Easter fishing competition was successfully held over the weekend, with proceeds heading for the national referral hospital’s (NRH)...


    HCC terminates controversial Clerk’s contract BY ALFRED PAGEPITU THE Honiara City Council (HCC) Executive Committee has terminated the contract of Rence Sore as City Clerk. Deputy Mayor Francis Idu told Island Sun yesterday the decision was reached...

    No date yet for mayor election

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU A date is yet to be set for an election to vote in a new mayor for Honiara city. Former Mayor Wilson Mamae was shown the exit door after a deafening majority vote...

    Baby found dead at church compound

    POLICE in Honiara are investigating an infanticide incident that occurred at the Holy Cross Cathedral area in Central Honiara area on 5 April 2021. According to an initial report, the body of the female infant...

    Easter gifts for babies

    The new born babies born around the Easter period at the National Referral Hospital were presented with gifts on Easter Monday. The presentation of the gifts was made possible from a surprise visit by the...