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Monday, March 1, 2021

YWCA Girls Rise Up! changes Clera’s life

CLERA Tegu is a 17 year-old girl from Makira Ulawa Province who says the Girls Rise Up! project “has changed my life.” Clera is one...

    Big transfers

    BY PETER ZOLEVEKE II Four Solomon Island footballers have released on transfer to Fijian clubs for the Vodafone Premier League 2021. The transfers were confirmed by the Solomon Island Football Federation (SIFF) following request approved for...

    Sisilo heads off to QLD to offer support to workers

    BY JENNIFFER KUSAPA SOLOMON Islands High Commissioner to Australia Robert Sisilo is heading up to Queensland to provide in-person support and check arrangements for the repatriation of two Solomon Islanders killed in a car crash,...

    Tragedy overseas

    Two seasonal workers die in car accident in Brisbane BY JENNIFER KUSAPA FOREIGN Affairs officials yesterday spent the day briefing grieving family members of two seasonal workers who died in a car crash in Queensland, Australia,...
    Dr. Alice Pollard

    “Fix It”

    Democratic party calls on government to address problems at NRH THE president of Solomon Islands Democratic Party (SIDP), Dr Alice Aruhe’eta Pollard calls on the National Government to provide needed resources to the National Referral...

    No home for football

    SIFF handed short term lease BY PETER ZOLEVEKE II THE iconic Lawson Tama Stadium will likely no longer be termed as the Home of Football in the Solomon Islands. This was after negotiations between the Solomon Islands...

    Government to establish new Bill

    BY BEN BILUA THE government is in an initial stage of drafting a new legislation that will provide legal provisions in times of Pandemic.Final consultation will be held on the third week of this month...

    That house

    Work on new PM residence starts By EDDIE OSIFELO WORK on the new official residence of the Prime Minister is on track adjacent to the Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) headquarters overlooking Honiara city. This was after the...

    Warriors cry foul

    By Taromane Martin HONIARA Warriors have formally sent a letter of protest to the Isabel Football Association and the Solomon Islands Football Federation claiming the match between Central Shields and Isabel Frigates was fixed. Isabel Football...

    JM construction lauds fisheries ministry

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO JM construction has lauded the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) for providing ‘job opportunity’ for them to participate in the construction of the Tilipia hatchery to boost supply in...

    More ESP applications approved, payments made: PMO

    HUNDREDS of applications for the Government’s Economic Stimulus Package have been approved by the ESP Committe. A statement from the Committee emphasised that approval for piggery projects for the provinces and cocoa farmers were made...