Girl, 15, tricked, raped

A YOUNG girl aged 15 has been tricked and allegedly raped in West Kwaio, Malaita Province during the Christmas week.  Acting Provincial Police Commander (PPC) for Malaita Province Inspector Michael Ramosaea confirmed the alleged rape incident to Solomon Star Auki in an interview on Monday. He said the suspect was arrested and released on bail…

133 graduate on New Year’s Eve

 A Total of 133 Solomon Islands students studying in various universities in the Philippines are now graduated from the quarantine station before this New Year’s Eve.  These are the group of students who came on the Second repatriation flight which was on the 9th of December. According to the quarantine management, these students have been…

Gizo break-ins

GIZO Police in Western Province is now hunting for a group of suspects following strings of burglary incidents that occurred early Wednesday morning. The incident involved a number of masked men who broke into three buildings within hours – a shop and two offices in Gizo. The incident occurred between 1 and 4 am early yesterday morning.…

EXAM DELAY

Under-budgeting blamed for delays in timely delivery of exam   UNDER BUDGETING by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development (MEHRD) this year has been blamed for the delay in delivering national exam papers so Form 3 students at Anuta and Tikopia could sit their tests on time. This was revealed by Mr. Steven…