Handover of 1st Batch of Australia-made AstraZeneca Vaccine

Solomon Islands and Australia are committed to working together to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, saving lives and protecting our economies. Australia will provide Solomon Islands with large quantities of safe and effective vaccines over the coming months. Australian High Commissioner Dr Lachlan Strahan formally handed over the first delivery of Australian-made AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines to…

In Court with Assumpta

“Gov’t must change payroll system” Pro to respond to proposal on $300k theft case Bangladeshi rape accused back in court, June 22    “Gov’t must change payroll system” THE Government needs to change its aurion system in the Ministry of Finance and Treasure (MOFT) to avoid losing more money as the system cannot detect over…

KUKUVOJO DEPARTS TARO

Choiseul province U16 squad heads to Honiara ahead of competition   CHOISEUL Province’s Kukuvojo U16 squad is now on its way to Honiara for the Youth Solomon Cup which is set to kick off from 26th June -10th July. According to a report reaching Star Sports this week, the young lads departs the provincial capital,…

SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: ILLEGAL ‘LOGGING OP’ EXPOSED

• Company defies High Court Order, govt told to act • Operation illegally enters customary land, causes environmental damage • Fact-finding mission encounters life threatening incident   ENVIRONMENTAL damage and lawlessness is obvious in parts of Small Malaita where logging operation is currently active as witnessed by this paper in visit to a logging operation site, Tuesday…