One link operates illegally

THE Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) and the Solomon Islands Financial Intelligence Unit (SIFIU) have maintained their stance that One Link Pacifica is operating illegally in the country. The statement was made further to their earlier statement in December about the illegality and that public should not join the scheme. Speaking at the press…

NEVER ‘GIVE UP’ TRYING

Saisai speaks of why he joined the Police Force I joined the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) to contribute to youth development, says Police Recruit (RCT) Max Saisai from Bina Harbour Village in West Kwaio, Malaita Province.  Despite being unsuccessful the first time he applied, 34 year-old Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) did…

Gifu School gets timely donation 

GIFU Primary School at Barana Village, North East Guadalcanal has received a timely donation of five water tanks, Friday. The tanks were donated by the ‘The church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saint’ through their Humanitarian Project. Speaking at the handing over ceremony was the Head teacher of the school, Ms Bernadette Dani. Dani said…

Mangau: Missing Rav-4 case delayed 

POLICE have not yet forwarded reports of their investigation into the missing vehicle at Kukum Traffic Centre last December to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). Acting Police Commissioner Mostyn Mangau said police are still working on compiling the whole brief of the investigation. “At this point in time, it has not reached the DPP…

Land board goes hard on KHY tenants

WESTERN province Planning and Development Board has carried out an enforcement task to the business owners at the KHY Seafront to refrain from any activity on the area. This was according to a statement released from the Lands Planning Division in Gizo. The statement was to notify all the Business owners that applied to development…

AN IMAGE CAPTURED IS POWERFUL!

A Change Maker’s Story He’s an active citizen, who loves everything about creativity and of course the art of Photography, and he is 31 year old Neil Nuia. And Paoa FM’s Change Makers Program gets behind the scene and exposes the idealist with the big vision to form a community that uncovers a lot of…

Police sought infor on Lungga death

POLICE are continuing to call for the public’s assistance in their investigation on the death of a man whose body was found at the Lungga River Mouth, East of Honiara on February 4. Acting Police Commissioner Mostyn Mangau said he believes that there are people out there who still have information about this incident. “If…

Police praised for Kwaso raid 

COMMUNITY members of Burns Creek have praised the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) officers for conducting a Kwaso raid at the Kastom Garden area this week. A report reaching this paper said a Police operation yesterday was successful when they raided few stalls at the area suspected of selling the illegal alcohol. Speaking with…

MINISTER ACCUSED

Do not deceive the people, Wale tells Kuma THE Leader of Opposition has labeled the explanation given by Finance Minister Harry Kuma on his exploration of a USD100 Bn loan from Chinese interests as “an exercise in deception”. According to a recent explanation, Minister Kuma said that the proposal is still in the initial discussions…

Australia bushfire appeal gospel concert

The Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church in response to an appeal by the Solomon Island Government and Solomon Islands Christian Association (SICA) to assist Australia bush fire victims had been organizing a number of fundraising initiatives around Honiara this last week. To close the appeal period, a grand gospel concert will be staged at the…