Hou: Divert NDF to PCDF

MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for Small Malaita has proposed that the controversial National Development Fund (NDF) be pumped into the Provincial Capacity Development Fund (PCDF) as of next year to help develop the rural communities. Speaking yesterday on the floor of Parliament Rick Hou in his contribution to the Sine Die Motion said; “I proposed…

TSL winners awarded

WINNERS of the 2021 Telekom S-league (TSL) competitions were awarded their respective prizes at the Lawson Tama Stadium yesterday. Prizes were first awarded to the U19 TSL competition. The top award of $20,000 and gold medals was awarded to Laugu FC, $15000 and silver medals for the second prize was awarded to Marist, third prize…

Malaita to cancel shipping licenses

SHIPS that recently called off their services to Malaita Province will have their business licenses canceled for failing to provide reliable shipping services to the people of Malaita. For the past three weeks, traveling passengers between Honiara and Auki have experienced difficulties due to the fact that some ships called off their services. Shipping services…

Seasons greetings to players

United Kwara’ae football club management expresses Christmas greetings to its players as they go for their holiday break during this festive season. UKFC management in a statement posted via Facebook page, said the Club wishes its players and coaches a blessed festive season. “Have a great holiday and enjoyable Christmas season at your various homes…

Auki set to host pre-Christmas 7s tournament

The Malaita Rugby Union Association (MRUA) together with Honiara-based Malaita Crusaders Rugby Club have confirmed that they are hosting a year ending rugby union 7s competition in the Provincial Headquarter, Auki. Games manager, Walter Baekalia explained that the much anticipated tournament, the SPOL-Solomon Power Crusaders Auki 7s, will feature mostly teams from rugby clubs in…