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Strict home isolation crucial to reduce CoVid transmission

Restricted movement and home isolation is crucial to reducing the rapid transmission of covid-19 in communities in view of the outbreak in Honiara and other Provincial hotspots. Since the outbreak on January 19, health authorities asked people to self-isolate at…

Additional help to reduce CoVid transmission acknowledged

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The Minister of Health and Medical Services, Dr. Culwick Togamana on Tuesday has conveyed sincere appreciation to both International Agencies and Local Companies for their generous support to the Government as the battle to reduce covid transmission in Honiara intensifies.…

Government failed to prepare for covid outbreak: Wale

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LEADER of Opposition Matthew Wale says the National Government should humbly admit that it has failed miserably in the last two years to prepare for any COVID outbreak in the country. In a statement today the Opposition Leader says there…

RSIPF to enforce order on four-day lockdown in Honiara

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Following the legal approval of the four-day lockdown, officers of the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) will deploy officers to their strategic locations within the emergency as of 6pm today 25 January 2022. Police Commissioner, Mostyn Mangau says, “The…

Tribute to Brij Lal

By Doug Munro The news of the death of Emeritus Professor Brij Vilash Lal on 25 December 2021 sent high voltage shockwaves among his friends and throughout his constituencies – the worldwide girmit studies community, the academic world of current…

Police appeal to stay at home and adhere to safety protocols

Royal Solomon Islands Police

 The Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) advises the public in the Emergency Zone from Poha to Alligator Creek Bridge to adhere to health protocols and advices during this lock down period, which started yesterday Wednesday 19th January at 6pm.  Deputy Commissioner…

Fiji in 2022

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By Sadhana Sen Fiji took over the chairing of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) last year, and Fiji’s PM Frank Bainimarama is hoping to host an in-person Forum Leaders Retreat in Fiji soon. After two years of leaders’ meetings via…