Category Opinion

Vale Sir Mekere Morauta

By Rabbie Namaliu It has been my privilege to know personally, work closely with, and occasionally disagree with, the Right Honourable Sir Mekere Morauta, whose death the nation mourns. He was a close friend, my talaigu, and a colleague in…

USAID

Aid to Malaita: Long Overdue Yet Still Questioned

USAID’s recent announcement of the USD25 million SCALE Program focusing on Malaita has ignited commentary throughout the Solomons and the region, along with inevitable speculation about the timing of such a dramatic increase during a time of geopolitical contest. But here in…