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CDF stimulates the rural economy as Ngella constituents testify benefits

Brian Douglas

Ngella Constituency Office (NCO) remains committed to boosting rural economic activities in its constituency, by supporting constituents to engage in small business and income-generating activities targeted at alleviating poverty and improving their livelihoods. And beneficiaries of the CDF projects in…

Isabel province celebrates international anti-corruption day

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The Isabel Provincial Government, IPG, has hosted the International Anti-corruption Day celebrations at Buala last week. International Ant-corruption Day is observed globally on 09th December, however due to unforeseen circumstances, the day was marked on 17th December 2021. Theme for…

Community assist police clean up Naha police station

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The Naha community has assisted officers of the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) to clean-up Naha police station over the weekend. Officer Commanding Station (OCS) Naha Police Station, Superintendent Ben Jonathan said the community effort included men, women, youths…

Police clarify threat and call for working together

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The Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) would like to clarify an article published in Solomon Star yesterday issue with the title “armed group to ‘unleash’ second wave” on 12 December 2021. Commissioner of RSIPF Mr. Mostyn Mangau says, “I want to…

East Malaita road accusations groundless

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Accusations implicating the Deputy Prime Minister and East Malaita Member of Parliament Manasseh Maelanga for misusing East Road maintenance funds are groundless and were mere attempts to discredit his leadership by disgruntled revivals. Hon. Maelanga in a statement said he…

PM says target population for vaccination drive 400,000+

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PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare says the target population for the country’s vaccination drive is around 414,500 people. These he said are people aged 18 years and above based on the provisional figures from the 2019 population census. The Prime Minister…

PM urge citizens to be vaccinated before it’s too late

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COVID-19 is a deadly killer make no mistake about it. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare in his nationwide address said the best way to protect yourself, your family, and your communities from COVID-19 is to get vaccinated. Prime Minister Sogavare said…