Futsal duo joins training squad

MICAH Leala’afa and Alwin Hou are two new inclusions for the national Football squad that usually trains every Wednesday. The final squad for next year’s world cup qualifiers will be revealed after the end of the Telekom S-League 2021 season. According to the Spanish coach Felipe,  the selection of the National team squad would mainly…

New London Honorary Consul appointed

THE Government of Solomon Islands has appointed Mr. John Geoffrey Freeman as its Honorary Consul in the Consular District of London, United Kingdom. His appointment was facilitated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade through the Solomon Islands Embassy in Brussels, Belgium with the consent of the UK Government. Mr. Freeman has been…

In Court with Assumpta

Mitigation, sentencing subs for Tauohu today ONE Link Pacifica’s manual stream manager Gerrad Tauohu will front the court again today for the mitigation and sentencing submissions on his matter. This followed his conviction last week on the five counts of simple larceny against him after a trial. The mitigation and sentencing submissions will be made…

Golden boot race heats up

The Golden boot race for the senior Telekom S-league (TSL) competition and the Women’s U18 league is heating up as other players from respective league have extended their number of goals in the recent matches. The recent jump in goals by the other players shows that it will be a tough competition for the golden…

Change in IUMI PLEI program for Malaita

Due to new adjustment just made by SIFF Technical Department, the arrangement now is only for Coordinators and for untrained assistant coaches only to attend the Iumi Plei Program Training at Auki. Most assistants have attended coaching training already. Eddie Omokirio Sports Coordinator in a statement apologized for the previous arrangement. “The actual change is…

Fisheries IUU Operation ‘Kurukuru’ successfully ends

ONE of the largest fisheries surveillance operations in the world, Operation Kurukuru, came to a successful close on Thursday following 12 days of international co-operation to target Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing in the Pacific. Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) Director Fisheries Operations, Allan Rahari said the FFA-coordinated Operation combined intelligence gathering, analysis…

Australia’s DAP supports Reef islands

Congratulations to Nola Community in the Reef Islands! The Australian Government through the Direct Aid Program (DAP) is pleased to have funded a new permanent pigpen project, led by Mathew Nare, to assist communities generate income by selling their pigs. Australian High Commission First Secretary Political Jessica Carpenter handed over the pigpen on 19 October…