Suidani calls for responsible Journalism

PREMIER of Malaita Province, Daniel Suidani, has called on Alfred Sasako and the Solomon Star to be responsible for their reporting.  Speaking from Brisbane Australia in his quarantine hotel, Premier Suidani said he is concerned that Sasako continues to refer to the premier on his speculative stories.  A case in point is this latest front-page…

STATE OF PUBLIC EMERGENCY FURTHER EXTENDED

THE Governor General, His Excellency, Sir David Vunagi has declared the country’s fifth consecutive State of Public Emergency (SOPE) on the eve of the expiry of the current SOPE on July 24. A Government statement reports, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 16(2) of the Constitution, the Governor General by a Proclamation declare…

Historical Malaita Day celebrations planned 

AFTER 38 years, people in all 33 Wards that made up Malaita Province will finally celebrate the Malaita Provincial  Second Appointed Day right from their homes. This is possible after the MARA government executive passed a resolution this week giving green light for all 33 Wards to host celebrations in their respective territories to commemorate…

ESP pilot survey scheduled for next week

A two-day pilot survey will be conducted at Kakabona and Henderson/ Lungga areas next week. The Oversight and Implementing Committee of the Economic Stimulus Package confirmed, Thursday. The pilot survey will be conducted by a team of 18 youths starting Tuesday 27th July 2021. The ESP oversight and implementing committee requested that all recipients and…

PM says situation in Fiji ‘very worrying’

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare said the situation in Fiji is extremely worrying for our students, parents, and the Government. Prime Minister Sogavare in his nationwide address early this week said citizens must not take the situation in Fiji lightly as it records more than 1,000 cases daily with recorded deaths. The Prime Minister said we…

ARMED GROUP ‘PLOTTING’ TO TAKE DOWN GOVT

AN armed group is reportedly “plotting’ to take down the Democratic Coalition Government for Advancement (DCGA) led by Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare, it was revealed Thursday. The group consists of individuals largely from Malaita and Guadalcanal and are fully armed, sources within told Solomon Star on Thursday.  “You should see what they have. You will be…

Kukum Clinic re-opens 

Kukum Clinic has been officially reopened by the Deputy City Mayor after a major renovation works that started last year. The reopening of the Kukum Clinic was witnessed by HCC Councilors, Chairman for Health, Director Health of Honiara City, Director of Nursing, Director Works and staff of Kukum Clinic.  Speaking during the reopening, Honiara City Council…