Agents of change!

A close knit youths and elders from the Rennel and Bellona Province have had been agents of change in their province for the last seven years, running the annual Avaiki Adventist Youth Students Association (AAYSA) youth convention. AAYSA consists of youths, secondary and tertiary students from Rennel and Bellona who have been engaging in community…

Dala hosts youth rally

DALA Anglican Parish in West Kwara’ae in Malaita province has organized a youth rally for five days commencing Saturday 24th September. Youths from Buma and Aitea from Central region including St Paul, Auki from Keava region as well as St Michael Ngongosila from the eastern region took part in the five days event. The official…

Students visit Visale Parish

Form six students of Bishop Epalle Secondary School (BESS) visited Visale parish in Northwest Guadalcanal over the weekend during a retreat. This was to prepare them for their external examination next month. Northwest Guadalcanal Solomon Star stringer John Toki quoted the form six arts student Michael Anisi as saying it was a wonderful trip to…

Thousands see new Catholic archbishop installed

Thousands Catholic adherents witnessed the colourful installation of their new Archbishop at the Holy Cross Cathedral in Honiara on Saturday. The most Reverend Christopher Michael Cardone OP became the third archbishop of the Honiara Diocese. He succeeded Archbishop Adrian Smith, who served the church for more than 50 years.  “Thank you everyone for your coming…

Anglican archbishop visits Malaita

The Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Melanesia, the Most Rev. George Takeli, paid his first visit to the Diocese of Malaita on Saturday. He was welcomed at Gwaunaru’u Airport by Malaitan Diocesan bishop, Right Rev. Sam Sahu. The visit, Archbishop Takeli’s first visit to Malaita since his election in February this year, was to…

Youth groups get financial help

A TOTAL of eight religious youth groups from the North Guadalcanal Constituency are recipients of the constituency’s Church grant. Member of Parliament for North Guadalcanal Constituency, Samson Maneka revealed an amount of $100, 000 is ready to assist church groups. He clarified this is the second tranche of the $250, 000 Church grant that will…

Students urged to respect new facilities

Kilusakwalo Christain Community High School (KCCHS) students have been urged to look after their new learning facilities for the benefit of the current and future students. Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development Undersecretary Ambrose Malefoasi made the call yesterday when he officially handed over the new science and home economic labs over to the…

SSEC school authority congratulate Kilusakwalo

South Sea Evangelical Church (SSEC) education authority has congratulated Kilusakwalo Christian Community High School (KCCHS) for taking ownership of a new science lab and a new home economics lab. The congratulations message was deliverd to the KCCHS staff and students by the SSEC school coordinator Judith Pa’ahanua yesterday during the formal handing over of the…

Priest died in Vanuatu

A priest of Anglican Church had died in Vanuatu over the weekend. Moffat Aio, from Ata’a in Baegu Asifola, Malaita province passed away after a short illness. He lived in Vanuatu for about four years after an ordination in Honiara. His body arrived on Sunday for a funeral at Bishop Dale church at Rifle range,…