Woodford students meet PM

Grade five (5) students of Woodford International School got the opportunity of their lifetime when they meet the country’s Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on Monday to learn about government system. The students were accompanied by their Primary School Principal Cherolyn Tasa and grade 5 teacher Nastassia Simbe Dara paid a visit to the Office of…

WEST TO SUE GOV’T

Over provincial govt Act which disadvantages provinces BY ULUTAH GINAGIZO NEWS BUREAU   THE Western Provincial Government (WPG) is prepared to file a lawsuit against the national government in the High Court over introduction of the Provincial Government Act of 1997. Premier David Gina made the statement after realising that the said Act appeared to…

Con man jailed  

A MAGISTRATE has urged members of the public not to be fooled and succumbed into investing their money in schemes that are unlawful and offer high returns which are too good to be true. Principal Magistrate Felix Hollison made these bench remarks when sentencing a man who obtained a total of $50,000 from three men…

MPG STEPS IN

Ready to foot provincial secretary’s bill By WILSON SAENIAuki News Bureau   THE Malaita Provincial Government (MPG) is prepared to keep the Provincial Secretary (PS) Fredrick Fa’abasua in the office if no reason was given for his recall. Malaita Provincial Premier Daniel highlighted this when he addressed the public at the Auki Central Market, Tuesday.…

Strict conditions for quarantines

ALL passengers that arrived on the flight from Guangzhou, China to Honiara last week Wednesday 2nd September 2020 are now in their respective quarantine stations under strict conditions.  Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare confirmed this at his weekly nation-wide address yesterday. “All 104 passengers that arrived from Guangzhou since arrival have now been quarantined at their…