RAMSI briefs Makira on police rearmament

SEVERAL thousand participants and visitors to the 2nd Annual Banana Festival held at Kirakira, Makira-Ulawa Province from 1 – 4 September 2015 have been briefed on the Staged Limited Rearmament of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF). The community consultation team, consisting of representatives of the Ministry of Police, National Security and Correctional Services;…

PM now in Moresby for PIF summit

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare was among other regional leaders who were officially welcomed to the 46th Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Leaders Summit in Port Moresby on Monday night. Mr Sogavare is attending the Summit with a 16-member delegation which is currently underway in Port Moresby. Governor of Papua New Guinea’s National Capital District Powes Parkop…

Five to take pleas next

FIVE men who are facing numerous charges in relation to alleged armed robberies in Honiara this year will take their pleas on September 21. The court had heard on Monday that disclosures were already served to the Public Solicitor lawyers representing the accused men. However, one of the accused Frank Firimolea has changed lawyers and…