Parliament to meet on Oct 5

PARLIAMENT will convene for its third meeting on the 15th of October 2015. This is the 3rd meeting of the tenth Parliament. Speaker of the National Parliament of Solomon Islands, Ajilon Jasper Nasiu has received a copy of the notice to the Governor General from the Prime Minister confirming the date of the meeting. So…

Teacher seminar ends

THE week-long Professional Development workshop for Honiara-based school leaders ended yesterday at the St. Banabas Cathedral. More than 60 school leaders from Honiara-based schools attended the training, which mainly covers the Module Two Delivery concept. School leaders who have attended the workshop include principals, head teachers and Early Childhood Education supervisors. Director Supervising of the…

Why the fish are dying

New Marovo lagoon research uncovers reasons WHEN a large number of fish mysteriously died and twice discovered on the coast of Marovo Lagoon some two years ago, villagers there were left wondering. A Queensland University research carried out immediately after the discoveries pointed out the cause may be triggered by climate change. However, a later…