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Friday, July 23, 2021

    Hill top wins Islanders 7s

    By Taromane Martin EXCITING, successful and peaceful was how the one day Samlinsan Islanders rugby 7s competition ended on Saturday at the Town Ground Rugby Stadium. A total of eight teams took part in the 7s...

    Four people wounded in fatal stabbing incident on Bellona airlifted to Honiara

    THE four people wounded during a fatal stabbing incident on Bellona Island in the Rennell and Bellona province Friday last week have been airlifted by Australian Defence Force helicopters on Saturday morning to the...

    Call for help with tower in Bellona

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU People on Bellona are concerned with the Our Telekom network on the island and are calling on the company and provincial leaders to fix it. Reports from the island say the Breeze network...

    Where’s that $2m funding?

    Caucus wants financial report update on Solomon Games BY TAROMANE MARTIN THE Renbel Solomon Games taskforce and the National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI) is under heavy pressure this week to deliver financial reports...

    Motion to be moved against Renbel premier

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU A motion of no confidence will reportedly be moved against the premier of Rennell and Bellona province this Full Assembly. Premier Willie Tuhagega has welcomed the motion, highlighting the baseless nature of the...

    World heritage body tells company to leave

    THE Lake Tegano World Heritage Site Association (ERWHSA), the body looking after the country’s world heritage site in Renbel province, has expressed concern about a foreign fishing company showing interest in the province’s fishery...

    Singamoana reassures Renbel people of province’s welfare

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA PEOPLE of Rennell and Bellona province have been reassured by their Premier that the province is functioning perfectly and is currently sitting on unprecedented heights. Premier Collin Singamoana is speaking in response to...


    New application for prospecting licence in Rennell BY JARED KOLI A new mining company has lodged an application for prospecting licence for bauxite mining in Rennell Island, Renbel Province. Director of Mines Nicholas Biliki confirmed this toIsland...

    School closes after decades of neglect by SDA Mission

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA THE premier primary school of the Seventh Day Adventist in Bellona has been closed following failure by the SDA Mission to develop the school after 54 years. Owner of the land on which...


    TWO Solomon Islands Patrol boats in hot pursuit of wooden Vietnamese vessels allegedly fishing illegally in our Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) could not fire upon the foreign boats because there was no permission from...