SI records 8026 COVID-19 cases

SOLOMON Islands yesterday recorded 86 new COVID-19 positive cases, bringing the country’s total number of cases to 8026. Ministry of Health and Medical Services permanent secretary Pauline McNeil confirmed the figures during the National Oversight Committee Talk Back show, Sunday. Mrs McNeil said as of midday yesterday 86 COVID-19 cases have been added to the…

NO JAB, NO JOB POLICY

NZ High Court ruling could put government covid-19 vaccination rollout on the back foot A NEW Zealand High Court ruling on the NO JAB, NO JOB policy is certain to deal a heavy blow on the DCGA Government’s heavy-handed policy that everyone vaccinate against the COVID-19 corona virus. In a judicial review in New Zealand…

PM lifted Honiara restrictions

THE Attorney General John Muria Junior today confirmed that Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on Friday signed orders to lift some restrictions imposed by the government in Honiara since the outbreak of COVID-19 community transmission in January. Speaking during the National Oversight Committee Talk Back Show today (Sunday 6th March), Mr Muria Jnr said a number…

AN INTERVIEW WITH ZHANG GUANGBAO LEADER OF CHINA POLICE LIAISON TEAM TO SOLOMON ISLANDS

Solomon Star correspondent interviewed the Leader of China Police Liaison Team to Solomon Islands, Police Commissioner Third Class, Zhang Guangbao. He briefed on the mission of China Police Liaison Team and the cooperation between China police and the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) Solomon Star: What is the intention of China sending Police Liaison…

Covid and lockdowns

Dear Editor – Thank you for being a member of Forum Gizo. Having a conversation about covid in our region can be a good thing if done constructively and with acceptance of others view point. Let me share my personal observation and opinion of the current measures we are taking;  PM in his recent statement…