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Wale calls for sacking of Djokovic, wants PM resign

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Opposition leader and MP for Aoke-Langalanga Constituency Honourable Mathew Wale has called for the sacking of the Chief of Staff for the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Robson Djokovic. Hon. Wale also calls on Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare,…

Police record decrease traffic cases in Honiara

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The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) Traffic Department has recorded a decrease in traffic cases recorded during the past week (22 – 28 November 2019) in Honiara. Director of the Traffic Department explains: “Our reporting during the previous week…

PM Sogavare: Bina harbour project game changer

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Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare says Bina Harbour Project in Malaita Province is a game changer and has great potential in moving the country forward. PM Sogavare uttered the statement in his speech during the Business Excellence Award (BEA) night hosted…

Gov’t cuts education allocation by 51%

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The allocation for education sector for year-2020 has been reduced by 51 per cent to $28 million from $58 million in 2019. This was confirmed by Finance Minister Hon. Harry Kuma in his 2020 budget speech. “Public service and provincial…