Default image

Editor's Desk

Delivering quality news for local Solomon Islanders.

SICCI statement on current situation in Honiara

Thursday 25 November, Honiara – Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI), as the peak body representing the private sector, is observing the current security situation in Honiara with great concern. As the representative of the business community, SICCI…

Mathew Wale

Wale calls on the Prime minister to resign

The Leader of Opposition, Hon. Matthew Wale, has called on the Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare to immediately resign.  “I call on the Prime Minister to do the right thing and resign’. He added that, ‘given the current situation the…

Public Message for lockdown period

7pm Wednesday 24th to 7am Friday 26th, November 2021 With the current 36 hours lockdown enforced for Honiara, the Ministry of Health and Medical Services wish to inform the public that during this period the following services will continue. National…

𝗚𝘂𝗮𝗱𝗮𝗹𝗰𝗮𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗣𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗿 𝗖𝗮𝗹𝗹𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗖𝗮𝗹𝗺 𝗔𝗺𝗶𝗱𝘀𝘁 𝗩𝗶𝗼𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝘁𝗲𝘀𝘁𝘀

The Premier of Guadalcanal, Hon. Francis Sade, has strongly call on all people of Guadalcanal living in Honiara to refrain from any unlawful behaviors and activities that would further escalate the ongoing volatile situation in Honiara City and the Henderson…

PM declare lockdown for Honiara

A lockdown has been approved by Hon. Manasseh Damukana Sogavare, Prime Minister, under regulations 15(1)(a) and (2) and 17(1)(a) and (b) of the Emergency Powers (COVID-19)(No. 3) Regulations 2021 (Legal Notice No. 318 of 2021) within Honiara boundary and to…

Everyday corruption in PNG: a way of life

By Teddy Winn Over the past decade, researchers (see article on Devpolicy.org for links to related research) have illuminated the various ways Papua New Guineans understand corruption. However, as others have highlighted, there is still much we do not know…

Health receives 180 wheel chairs

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) receives 180 wheelchairs today for distribution to health facilities across the country and also individuals with difficulties of walking due to illness, injury and problems related to old age or disability.  Thanks…

Mathew Wale

Wale: Government’s response deceptive

The Leader of Opposition has rejected Government’s recent article claiming his outburst was baseless, used as a deceptive strategy to respond to the two issues he raised for the public’s attention in his earlier statement.  Hon. Wale said there is…