Disaster hits hard on Malaita
Bad weather hits home
A CATHOLIC community of more than 300 settlers in the Henderson area of east Honiara say their homes and food gardens have been severely affected by the current bad weather.
SIXTEEN babies were born on New Year’s Day at the National Referral Hospital (NRH) in Honiara.
THREE fishermen from Maniate in east Wainoni, Makira Province, are yet to be found after they went missing since 29 December 2018 during a fishing trip.
A PROMINENT leader of Isabel Province tragically lost his life on 28 December while attempting to cross a flooded river.
POLICE and villagers are searching for three missing people outside Seghe in Marovo lagoon, Western Province, after their boat capsizedwith eight people on board on 31 December 2018.
Police in Makira Province have seized logging machines owned by King Solomon Development Ltd on Friday for failing to pay $569, 971 of royalty to the Vila Timber Enterprises.
There are reports of damages in Malu'u in the Northern region of Malaita province and in Simbo in the Western province, due to the current bad weather being experienced in the country.
Police say three Temotu leaders arrested before Christmas improperly accepted inducements or payments for considerations or decisions in their official capacity.
People told to stay in door
POLICE say they were unable to identify the next of kin of a Russian tourist who died here some three months ago, despite making contacts through INTERPOL.
Fisheries PS Suspended
SHIPPING GRANTS EXPOSED
Three men rape a 13-year-old girl in Central Province
Police seize drugs during raid