East Malaita

Dear Editor – I shall be grateful if you could publish this view on your paper. East Malaita region of Malaita has enormous potential for growth and contributions to national development. In the past people from East Malaita have continued to develop Honiara and other provinces both in the private and public sectors. There are resource owners who are willing and able to work with the national government to further fulfill the government’s…

Chinatown clean-up begins

The Honiara City Council (HCC) with the national Government on Tuesday commenced cleaning up of locations destroyed following November’s rioting, looting and burning. The disaster waste clean-up is part of the HCC’s overall response under the unrest’s disaster clean-up plan for 2021. The joint clean-up effort was developed by the HCC, National Disaster Management Office…

Honiara on lockdown

HONIARA emergency zone boundary that is currently in lockdown is from Alligator Creek in the east to Poha in the west of Honiara. A statement from the Office of the Prime Minister tonight said this zone will be in lockdown for 60 hours effective 6pm this evening to 6am Saturday 22nd January 2022. Cabinet endorsed…