Opposition calls for removal of PAs in PMO harassment claim

THE Parliamentary Opposition Group has acknowledged the Prime Minister’s stance in taking a tough stand against the alleged sexual harassment claims in his office. In a statement yesterday, the Opposition Group whilst welcoming the Prime Minister’s stand on the issue, challenged him to immediately suspend the parties involved whilst thorough investigation must also proceed. “The…

Weekend crime update

The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) has conducted operation ‘Zero Tolerance’ in the capital Honiara over the weekend.  The operation targeted anti-social behaviours, traffic offences and other nuisances. Officers deployed under the operation were on the lookout for offenders and were instructed to implement a zero tolerance approach.  The reports attended and operational data…

US pays tribute to statesman

THE United States (US) government through its embassy in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea shares condolences on the passing of statesman Sir Peter Kenilorea. A statement from the embassy on Monday said Sir Peter’s service for the Solomon Islands will be ‘fondly’ remembered. “We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Right Honorable…

Sir Allen pays tribute

FORMER Prime Minister, Sir Allen Kemakeza has paid tribute to late Sir Peter Kenilorea for his contribution in government, politics and nation building. Sir Peter, a statesman and the nation’s first Prime Minister died at the National Referral Hospital(NRH) in Honiara last Thursday 25th February 2016, at age 72. He led the country to attain…