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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

    Ngati applauds road transport board

    Councillor for Vura ward in Honiara Reginald Ngati has acknowledged the Ministry of Infrastructure Development (MID) for reigniting the responsibility of looking after roads within the city.He said this is important for the Road...

    New project to reduce poverty launched here

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOA PROJECT called Melanesia Rural Market & Innovation-Driven Development Programme (MERMAID) that aims to reduce rural poverty, improve nutrition, promote sustainable agriculture, and empower women and youth has been launched...

    Cross-road and Bloody ridge communities launch by-laws.

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE communities surrounding the Cross-road area and Blood ridge have launched their community by-laws yesterday.Chief Wesley Tuita Ramo in an interview with Island Sun said the community is very grateful for the...


    PM: need to properly tax minersBy EDDIE OSIFELOPRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare says there’s lack of proper taxation regime to address loopholes in the mining industry.This was after Opposition Leader, Mathew Wale called on the...

    464,000 internet subscribers

    BY BEN BILUAGizoINTERNET subscribers in Solomon Islands has reached 464,000 with the number expected to increase in the coming years.Ministry of Communication and Aviation’s ICT Director Communications Alwyn Danitofea said the increasing number of...

    Suidani: MARA gov’t will continue to rule

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAukiPREMIER Daniel Suidani says his MARA Government will continue to lead and serve the people of Malaita.He made the assurance when addressing a huge crowd that turned up in Auki on Monday...
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    4 quarantine sites for Fiji repa-flight

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOFOUR quarantine sites have been identified to accommodate repatriates from the planned flight on Oct 26 to Fiji.Senior Advisor for Ministry of Health and Medical Services Dr Yogesh Choudhri told journalists...

    Concerns over pending cases

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPAOUSTANDING files at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) that have been pending investigations for over 10 months is concerning.Deputy Director of Public Prosecution Andrew Kelesi expressed this in the High Court yesterday.Assistant...

    White River to set up community policing

    Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) Community Engagement Team consisting of police officers and Director of the Solomon Islands Community Development Programme (SICPD) conducted Crime Prevention and Community Setup awareness programmes at White River,...

    New zoom facilities to SPIRES project

    The Stimulating Progress towards Rural Electrification in the Solomon’s Project (SPIRES) recently received its zoom facilities from UNDP during an official handover ceremony held at the Ministry of Mines and Energy conference room. SPIRES is...