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Three communities in Isabel achieve ‘NOD’ status

Kolomamata, Sidu and Kuchira in Isabel province have earned their No Open Defecation (NOD) status on the 19th of December 2019 amidst well – deserved celebrations. 

Siporae Tribal Forest declared Conservation Area

A SECOND Forest Conservation Area has been declared at Choiseul province, the Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management, and Meteorology (MECCDMM) has revealed.

19 locals end APTC Labour Mobility International prep course 

Nineteen (19) Solomon Islanders successfully completed a two-week Labour Mobility International Preparation course with the Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC), aimed at preparing them to live and work in Australia under the Pacific Labour Scheme (PLS).

Life changing wharf for Marovo to commence soon

A wharf project that is expected to transform and improve shipping services to more than 5000 people in ward 23 of Marovo constituency is expected to commence this year.

United set for first friendly

FC Isabel United will play their first friendly match of their Vanuatu tour today.

PM: cable system will boost development goals

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare says the government is pursuing major national development projects in the country.

REP workers urge residents to keep Honiara clean

STREET cleaners contracted under the Rapid Employment Project (REP) have urged residents to avoid littering of rubbish and other debris in and around the Honiara City.

Suidani: top police officers should remain

Malaita Provincial Premier Daniel Suidani has raised concern over policing in Malaita Province after information surfaced that most of the top cops serving in Malaita over the years will be posted elsewhere in the country. 

Secondary school scholarships program 

In December 2019, Solomon Islands was among the first in the Pacific to sign on to an exciting new initiative when it confirmed its participation in Australia’s Pacific Secondary School Scholarships Program (PSSSP).

In Court with Assumpta Buchanan

* Rape charge to be substituted
* Suspects back to court Feb 18
* Alleged robber to face court, Fri

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