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Monday, January 17, 2022

    Amendment to PPIA will set timeframe for political parties to register

    BY JARED KOLIThe Political Party Integrity Act (PPIA) 2014 is currently under review, and one of the areas under this review is set a time frame for registration of new Political parties before and...

    Fugui says good governance first before anti-corruption law

    By Mike PuiaMEMBER of Parliament for Central Honiara, Mr Moffatt Fugui, says good governance system should be in place first before the introduction of the Anti-Corruption Bill (ACB).Fugui made these comments when contributing to...

    Parliament to resume after new PM is elected

    BY JARED KOLILOBBYING for a new prime minister has already started as Speaker of Parliament Ajilon Nasiu adjourned Parliament after Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare was voted out in a no-confidence motion yesterday.Concluding a whole...

    Central gov’t remains strong: Manetiva

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITUCENTRAL Islands Premier Stanley Manetiva says his government remains “strong and solid rock”.He said this after winning last week’s motion of no-confidence by an overwhelming majority vote of nine against four.Manetiva told...

    Wale queries Mamara project

    By EDDIE OSIFELOLEADER of Opposition, Matthew Wale has questioned the Mamara New Capital City at Northwest Guadalcanal.This followed complaints from people regarding the construction of the 1,000 to 1,300 houses, planning, equipment used and...

    No budget in upcoming parl session

    By EDDIE OSIFELOTHE Democratic Coalition Government for Advancement (DCGA) will not table the 2021 National budget when Parliament resumes on Monday, November 9.This is not possible because the government is heavily focused on the...

    Gov’t sitting on US diplomatic note

    BY EDDIE OSIFELOTHE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET) is reportedly sitting on a diplomatic note the US Government sent at the end of March for the Government to facilitate the entry...

    MPs of 11th Parl urged to support unfinished projects

    By Gary HatigevaMEBERS of parliament that will have the opportunity to serve in the next parliament house have been urged to support proposals and projects that are deemed to be put forward for the...

    “Time is too short”

    Parliament resumed only to be adjourned to OctoberBy Gary HatigevaLEADER of the Official Opposition Group and Member of Parliament for East Malaita, Manasseh Maelanga is concerned that a lot of time has been wasted...

    EDITORIAL -Good to see donors visiting provinces

    GREAT to see our development partners visiting the provinces and talking face-to-face with the premiers.In recent months and weeks, we've seen donor reps visiting provinces they’ve never visited before.This week for instance, Australia, New...