Leave politics aside

‘MP urges PM to address Taimareho 27 tragedy’ By ANDREW FANASIAHoniara Newsroom   MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for West Are’are Constituency has recently called on the Office of the Prime Minister to leave politics aside and help address the Taimareho sea tragedy. On 2nd April of this year, the MV Taimareho left Honiara for West…

TSI hail MP

TRANSPARENCY Solomon Island (TSI) commends Member of Parliament (MP) Peter Kenilorea Jnr for reasons given with regard to his intention to return the money to the Economic Stimulus Package Committee.  One of the reasons is that it is only a decision by Cabinet and not Parliament, he said. In supporting and commending Mr. Kenilorea Jnr’s…

STAND-OFF IN AUKI

THE Malaita Provincial Capital of Auki came to a standstill on Wednesday morning after a protest notice was issued to all Chinese to leave Auki within 24 hours. Malaita for Democracy (M4D) movement issued the evacuation notice demanding them to close their doors and leave the province. The issued notice clearly stated that the move…

Ete urges gov’t to act

MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for East Honiara says the government must step up efforts to fight against the deadly virus, support health facilities, and pump more money into the economy. He was speaking on Tuesday in parliament while contributing to the 2020 Supplementary Appropriation Bill. He said given the threat from the virus worldwide, the government…

NO STRIKE 

‘Nurses await decision from ministry’ By ANDREW FANASIAHONIARA NEWSROOM THE Public health nurses will not be taking any strike action as they wait for the Ministry of Health and Medical Services to consider their concerns regarding their allowances. Speaking to this paper last night, the Nurses Union spokesperson exclusively confirmed that the strike will not…