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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Voters accuse MP of inhuman treatment

    By EDDIE OSIFELO FIVE 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...

    New city clerk takes up duties

    Honiara City Council New City Clerk Justus Denni official assumed duties as of yesterday. Denni was appointed by the HCC’s Executive and approved by the Full Council following the formal process of selection done by...

    Kwara’ae group says it supports MARA

    A group of Kwara’ae men who claim to be ex-combatants in the 2000 ethnic tension have voiced continued support for Malaita’s MARA government. This group also has distanced itself from Moses Su’u, an ex-combatant from...

    Vaccination stopped at central field hospital

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO Vaccination will no longer take place at the central field hospital (CFH). This exercise ceased last week to allow the field hospital to resume its purpose as an isolation centre. This was revealed...

    New unit to manage health COVID funds

    THE Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) says it has established its Project Management Unit (PMU). This unit, the ministry added, will start the implementation of the $40 million COVID-19 Emergency Response Project that...

    EASI highlights its achievement

    ECONOMIC Association of Solomon Islands (EASI) has achieved a lot since 2016 up until now. New elected President, Rueben Tovutovu highlighted this during his presentation at EASI Annual General Meeting at Heritage Park Hotel last...

    EASI elects new officer bearers

    By EDDIE OSIFELO ECONOMIC Association of Solomon Islands (EASI) has elected new office bearers during their Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Honiara last Thursday. Interim President, Rueben Tovutovu was re-elected unopposed as president. Tovutovu replaced Dr Luke...

    Renbel rolls out COVID-19 vaccine

    RENNELL and Bellona (Renbel) launched their COVID-19 vaccination roll out last Wednesday. Makira-Ulawa Province followed on Thursday. This leaves Temotu, the only province yet to launch its COVID-19 vaccination roll out program before nation-wide launch and...


    Minister Seleso asked to revoke ‘resigned’ members BY CHARLES KADAMANA SIX members of the Suidani-led Malaita Province executive have reportedly resigned, a letter the Island Sun cited yesterday claimed. The letter, dated 13/9.2021 and signed by the...

    Siesie villagers celebrate International Literacy Day

    ON Wednesday, 8 September, hundreds of newly literate people gathered at Foubaba Community School in West Kwaio, to celebrate International Literacy Day.  The day’s activities were organized by the Siesie Ward Literacy Programme. The programme, which has been a special project of LASI (Literacy Association of Solomon Islands)...