Man who slaps wife given bond sentence

A 67-YEAR-OL D man who slapped his wife’s face at Tanagai market, West of Honiara in April has been given a bound over sentence. Kiko Kaimanisi had pleaded guilty to one count of common assault. He was initially charged with one count of domestic violence but that charge was later amended to common assault. The…

HIGH DOMESTIC AIRFARE LOOMS

Airlines announces first price increase since 2019 due to global rise of fuel cost   SOLOMON Airlines has confirmed an unavoidable increase in domestic airfares, effective from Friday 13 August, the first price increase since 2019, due to the worldwide rising cost of aviation fuel. The airline advised that customers wishing to purchase airfares at…

Global Vision assists Tegano Clinic

THE Global Vision Company Limited on Friday donated some basic medical equipment to Tegano Clinic, Tegano Village East Rennell, Rennell and Bellona Province. The donation ceremony was held at the Global Vision Company Limited Head Office, Ranadi. Speaking to Solomon Star after the donation, Global Vision Company Limited, Consultant, Mr. Tommy Tam said the donation…

Milestone for OFC as SSL become official sponsor

OFC: OCEANIA Football Confederation is delighted to announce a three-year partnership with Score Sportswear Limited (SSL). To support the growth of football in the Oceania region, SSL has committed to delivering a package that involves sponsorship, provision of virtual services in the areas of digital marketing and creative design and support to the OFC Ambassador…

Honiara Semi-Pro League Opens   

THE Honiara Semi-pro League (HSL) has kicked off yesterday at 91 playing ground, Henderson, East of Honiara. This was possible following an official parade from the 12 participating teams. The proposed number of teams was 14, however two other teams have confirmed their withdrawal yesterday. According to the organisers, the league will be played in…