School applauds inspection

FAUMAMANU Community High School (FCHS) in East Kwara’ae, Malaita Province has applauded the Malaita Education Authority (MEA) for carrying out an inspection program at the school last week. The inspection was aimed at ensuring schools around the province are offering quality teaching methods and well managed. At Faumamanu three officers conducted assessment at the school…

New road brings smiles to rural people

THE three (3) kilometer feeder road that was constructed for the Faumamanu market, East Kwara’ae, Malaita province was successfully completed thanks to their outgoing Member of Parliament (MP) Manasseh Maelanga. The completion of the road last week has brought smiles to all the market vendors from the highlands and surrounding communities who usually sells their…

School runs without grant

FAUMAMANU Community High School (FCHS) in East Kwara’ae, Malaita Province has been operating without any school grant this year 2014. This was revealed by the School Principal Andrew Maefelo last Thursday. He said that since the school commenced its academic classes early this year, they haven’t receive any single cents from the government. “We are…

Aligegeo hosts fundraising

Aligegeo Provincial Secondary School (APSS) near Auki, Malaita Province has over the weekend staged a successful fundraising. The fundraising, which was the first of its kind for the school to be hosted at the school compound was to raise funds towards the construction of a new school chapel. Malaita Education Authority (MEA) Chief Education Officer…

Pageant show attracts hundreds

ALIGEGEO Provincial Secondary School (APSS) near Auki, Malaita province pageant show has seen a huge turnout from both the students and the public over the weekend (Friday) to witness the queen and king show. This was part of the school’s fundraising drive to raise funds towards it’s the construction of a new Chapel building. The…

Western has huge potential in agriculture says MAL

Western province has a huge potential to develop its agriculture sector compared to other provinces in the country. This was highlighted by the Permanent Secretary (PS) of Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) Jimmie Saelea during the World Food Day (WFD) celebration in Munda last Thursday.  “The potential of agriculture in the Western province is…

MAL rehabilitate cattle industry

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MALS) has been rehabilitating the cattle industry in the country following a drastic reduction of cattle over the years in the country. Permeant Secretary (PS) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) Jimmie Saelea revealed this during his speech on last Thursday during the World Food Day celebration…

Rodie: Churches have a role to play in education

Churches have critical role to play in the education of students, Permanent Secretary for Education Dr Franco Rodie says. He was speaking at the graduation ceremony of Saint Nicholas school, Friday. “Churches in partnership with our schools can influence both the spiritual and social development of young people,” Rodie said. “We should strive to create…