PM graces celebrations in Rennell

PRIME Minister Rick Hou has graced the 2nd Appointed Day celebrations in Tingoa, Rennell/Bellona province, over the weekend. The Prime Minister and his delegation traveled on Friday and spent two nights with the people of Rennell Island, before returning on Sunday morning. Premier of Rennell/Bellona province Collin Tesuatai has spoken highly of the Prime Minister,…

PM: Thank you my Rennell/Bellona people

PRIME Minister Rick Hou has acknowledged the dignity and pride of the people of Rennell/Bellona Province, whom have dedicated their invaluable service to Solomon Islands. The prime minister in his speech to mark the 25th Second Appointed Day Silver Jubilee celebrations in Tingoa, Rennell Island, has thanked and congratulated the working population and the people…

DRUGS ARRIVING

  The drug shortage situation in the country has started to stabilize, as some of the essential drugs that had been out of stock are now arriving into the country, over the past two days. A statement from the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet stated that at the National Referral Hospital, more than…

MANAOBA AIRPORT OPENS

Dash-8 makes inaugural flight By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Airlines Dash 8 known as ‘Magapode’ has made its first inaugural flight to Manaoba airfield in North East Malaita, Friday. This came after the disputing parties to the airfield signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to open it for commercial flight, on Thursday 19th October 2017. Prior…

Govt rebuffs report

The Solomon Islands Democratic Coalition for Change Government (SIDCCG) has clarified the front page article of the Island Sun issue of Thursday 19th July 2018 entitled “Govt’s Decisive Steps on Drug Crisis” published in the Island Sun on Thursday, 19 July 2018. A statement from the Government Communications Unit on Thursday stated, “The article is…