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Monday, October 18, 2021


    Western premier urged to give way to new gov’tBY BEN BILUAGizoWESTERN Province Premier David Gina has been told to step down.This comes following the resignation of five of his ministers early this week and...

    It’s not a ‘nuclear base’

    AUSTRALIA says it is committed to the security and prosperity of the Pacific and wider Indo-Pacific region. Solomon Islands is a partner and close friend of Australia, underpinned by a transparent, honest relationship of mutual...

    Western Provincial Assembly Meeting 2pm today

    BY BEN BILUAGizoWESTERN Provincial Government will sit for their quarterly Assembly Meeting today at 2pm.Provincial Members so as head of divisions have arrived at Imagination Island for the very important session.Speaking to the Media...


    Police call for stop as illegal border crossing increasesBY JENNIFER KUSAPAIllegal border crossing at the western border is continuing unabated, especially near the Shortlands.Reports say Bougainvilleans are entering in search of sea cucumbers.And, Police...

    Proposed million-dollar patrol base disputed

    BY BEN BILUAGizoTHE proposed million dollar Border Patrol Outpost at Lofung, Shortland Island has come under scrutiny by a group who call themselves the original land owners of the land where development is expected...

    Voters accuse MP of inhuman treatment

    By EDDIE OSIFELOFIVE voters of Gizo Kolombangara have accused their Member of Parliament, Lanelle Tanangada, over what they described as “inhuman treatment” towards them while in Honiara.This after Tanangada reportedly refused to meet them...

    Two missing at sea near border

    By EDDIE OSIFELOTwo people are reported missing in the western Solomons after their boat encountered rough seas last Friday.Search and Rescue department in Solomon Islands Marine Authority said the boat was returning from Mono...

    Construction of multi-million dollar hotel underway

    BY BEN BILUAGizoOne might think the photo below is a hotel somewhere overseas. If you are one of them, you are wrong. The photo is a snapshot of a $12.5 million three storey hotel...

    Gina opens education conference in Gizo

    BY BEN BILUAGizoWESTERN Province Premier David Gina yesterday opened the sixth National Education Conference in Gizo.He said his province was honoured to host the event.“I on behalf of the government and people of this...

    Fake facebook account angers Premier Gina

    BY BEN BILUAGizoTHE Office of Western Provincial Premier has condemned a fake Facebook account which has the picture of the Premier and a popular businessman at Gizo.The fake account is a member of the...