FC Isabel Vanuatu bound

FC Isabel United left the country for Vanuatu to play two friendly matches in Port Vila. Reports reaching Star Sports confirmed a total of 23 players and two officials traveled to Vanuatu on Monday. Earlier the club’s assistant coach told Star Sports they were very honored as one of the new football club in the Telekom…

Violence consultation for CIP Chiefs, elders

CHIEFS and elders of eight communities in the Russell Islands, Savo and Ngella in Central Province are undergoing gender equality, sexual and gender based violence consultations conducted by the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) inTulagi. The consultation is a partnership between the RSIPF and non-government organization, ‘Stage of Change’ in partnership with the Ministry…

Tutu in top form

DESPITE losing their top goal keeper before the Telekom S-league (TSL) season came to an end, Henderson Eels FC remains confident they have a replacement that could man their gates for the upcoming OFC Champions league. Eels will depend on Desmond Tutu with the support of goalkeeper coach and player Zantus Siosi to man their…

All ministers must perform: Suidani

THE sacking of four ministers from the Malaita Alliance for Rural Advancement (MARA) government is a warning for serving ministers to perform.  Premier Daniel Suidani uttered this in an exclusive interview with Solomon Star Auki, Monday. He said ministers have a duty to perform their responsibilities accordingly. Premier Suidani who sacked four ministers from his…

New ministers join Suidani’s MARA Govt 

FOLLOWING the sacking of four ministers from the Malaita Provincial government on January 24, another four new ministers were sworn in. The four new ministers took their oath at the Malaita Provincial Chambers on Monday. The inclusion of the four new ministers brings the number of ministers in the Malaita Alliance for Rural Advancement (MARA)…

Police probes Kukum death

OFFICERS of the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) at the Naha Police Station in Honiara are investigating the death of an adult male person in a bottle shop at Kukum area, East Honiara last Thursday. A Police Media statement said the police was alerted after receiving calls from members of the public that the…

Alleged attackers to face court today

Seven men accused of attacking and damaging properties of North Malaita MP Senley Levi Filualea will appear in the Honiara Magistrate’s Court, Tuesday. This is for the mention of their matter before Principal Magistrate Fatima Taeburi. The seven men are  Iki Olomea, Simon Safusi, Arnold Emarald, Chris Lusibaea, George Lusibaea and two male juveniles both…

Suidani fires four ministers

MALAITA Province Premier Daniel Suidani has sacked four ministers of his Malaita Alliance for Rural Advancement (MARA) government for failing to perform their duties. The four-sacked ministers are; minister for Forestry, Mines, Energy, Environment Management, & Conservation Martin Mae, minister for Land Administration, Reform, Survey, Housing Danny Mana Siau, minister of Commerce, Industry, Tourism and…

VIRUS DELAYS PROJECTS

THE timing of Chinese funded projects earmarked for Solomon Islands will be delayed a bit due to the current novel coronavirus outbreak in China. Counsellor (Political) and Deputy Chief of Mission for the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Papua New Guinea Yao Ming told the local journalist yesterday in Honiara. He said…