Category Solomon Islands

Gov’t bans imports of poultry products from Australia

Poultry products

The government through the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL), Biosecurity Department has temporarily banned importation of poultry products from Australia. The ministry prompted the action following an outbreak of a highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus detected on poultry…

PM graces Guadalcanal Day Celebrations

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare has graced the Guadalcanal Province 2nd Appointed Day celebrations at Visale, North West Guadalcanal Friday 31 July 2020. Speaking during the occasion, Prime Minister Sogavare took the opportunity to acknowledge the traditional landowners of the land,…

Cabinet approves SOPE extension: PM

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare says Cabinet has approved the recommendation from the Oversight Committee to extend the State of Public Emergency (SOPE). Therefore, the Prime Minister said he would be making a recommendation to his Excellency the Governor General to…

MASI President seeks natural justice for Eremae

Media Association of Solomon Islands calls on the leading newspaper Solomon Star to show some courtesy instead of using COVID-19 as an excuse to justify the termination of its long serving Editor, Ofani Eremae. President Charles Kadamana describes the termination…