PPAC budget bogged down due to shortcomings

The Western Provincial Public Accounts Committee (PPAC) has been facing a hard time after tackling its first onerous  of scrutinizing the appropriation Bill 2022/2023 have again been bogged down with budget shortcomings. This was according to the Chairman of the PPAC, Hon. Isaac Vula Tatapu. He highlighted this issue during last week’s Full Assembly Meeting…

FINANCIAL DISTRESS

Govt’s financial woes hit rock bottom as suppliers limit vital supplies THE nation’s financial crisis appears to have hit rock bottom as suppliers retaliate by slashing supplies for non-payment of outstanding bills. The judiciary is the first of the victims. Staff of the Magistrates Court in Honiara were forced to stay home part of the…

Suidani denies links to riot

Malaita Provincial Government (MPG) has denied sentiments and speculations linking MARA government to last year’s November riot and destruction of properties in Honiara. Malaita Province Premier in his 2022/2023 budget meeting opening address said MARA government is not part of what happened then. He said what happened then can be directly link to people’s power.…

Working in Partnership to provide Pastoral and Spiritual Care to the  RSIPF and the community 

Australia and Solomon Islands’ policing program, known as the Australian Federal Police (AFP)-Royal  Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) Policing Partnership Program (RAPPP) 2021-2025, will deliver a  Health and Wellbeing Program to support the physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing of RSIPF members.  Today, RSIPF officially welcomed the new RSIPF Chaplain Melden Hall who joined the RAPPP…