Solomon Islands Letters to the Editor - Solomon Star News


Man, 60yr, rapes, impregnates granddaughter, 16

A 60-year-old grandfather at Paradise village, in North New Georgia, Western Province was arrested and charged for allegedly raping his 16-year-old granddaughter.


Frustrates over China/SI deal and treatment to Malaita


MEMBERS of the Solomon Islands National University (SINU) staff will ‘withdraw all services’ for an indefinite period starting next week in protest to remove the Vice-Chancellor Dr. Ganesh Chand.

Kwaio chiefs request reconciliation over Mr Bell’s killing

CHIEFS from East Kwaio in Malaita Province have suggested that Malaita Province conduct a reconciliation ceremony over the killing of William Bell in 1927 which resulted in Malaitans standing against Malaitans.


THE Government has now come under criticism over its proposed plan to organise a direct repatriation flight to China later this month.

Kuma hits back at TSI

The Minister for Finance and Treasury (MoFT) Harry Kuma has described the media article published by the Transparency Solomon Islands (TSI), as factually incorrect, malicious, and unbecoming of an organization that promotes itself as the beacon of transparency.  

SDA holds mass baptism

FOLLOWING a three weeks Bible evangelism series organized by the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church which concluded on Saturday 1st August hundreds have surrendered their lives to Jesus through the water of baptism.

Dr Chand fires back

VC, Chairman denies claims of son’s recruitment

Officers of the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) at Auki in Malaita Province have arrested and charged a 45-year-old man for the alleged rape of a form six female student, onboard MV Anjenette at the Point Cruz wharf in Honiara on 24 July 2020.

COVID-19 impacts on forestry sector  

THE economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic are inevitable for the domestic market and the forestry sector has been equally affected at the forefront of this current ongoing economic recess.

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