Politics

MPG PASSES $28M BUDGET

BY SAMIE WAIKORI Malaita provincial assembly recently passed its original budget estimate of $28, 678, 091 million for this current 2024/2025 financial year. The budget should have already been in operation after an endorsement from the minister of provincial government…

CALL FOR EQUAL DISTRIBUTION 

BY INDY MAEALASIA MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for West Makira Constituency, Derrick Manuari has emphasized for equally distribution of resources and the importance of economic viability across constituencies. Manuari said this during his contribution to the sine die motion in…

‘PROTECT PRIVATE SECTOR’

Fuo’o called on the Government of National Unity and Transformation (GNUT) to protect private sector BY INDY MAEALASIA MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for Central Kwara’ae Constituency,Ricky Fuo’o, has called on the Government of National Unity and Transformation (GNUT) to protect…

100- Days program and policy statement launched

BY INDY MAEALASIA THE Government of National Unity and Transformation (GNUT) has launched its 100- Days Program and Policy Statement prioritizing comprehensive development of the economy, good governance, human capital development and national unity. Speaking at the launch during the…

15 PETITION CASES

Finance minister Sogavare, Dep PM Tovosia among additional filings at the High Court so far BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO The new minister of Finance and former prime minister, Manasseh Sogavare, is facing a petition clouding over his win in the…

Kwato’o congratulates Asilaua

BY SAMIE WAIKORI Philip Kwato’o has congratulated Elijah Asilaua on his successful election as the premier of Malaita province. Mr Kwato’o, who was Asilaua’s contender in Malaita’s premier election made the acknowledgement after the election results were announced at Malaita…

FIRST SITTING FRIDAY

BY CAROL-ANNE SULEGA IN an official announcement yesterday, His Excellency Sir David Vunagi, Governor-General of Solomon Islands, has laid out plans for the commencement of the twelfth Parliament this Friday. Using powers outlined in the Constitution, Sir David Vunagi has…