In Court with Assumpta

Court refuses Bangladesh’s request to travel home  THE Court had refused bail variations made for the Bangladesh national accused of sexually abusing an 11 year-old girl in April at Lungga, East of Honiara to travel to his home country. Deputy Chief Justice Ricky Iomea in his ruling yesterday said after he considered the submissions and…

Suidani given chiefly welcome

The Malaita Provincial Premier Daniel Suidani continues to attract large crowds in his visits around the province. During his latest visit to Afio in Small Malaita over the weekend, Premier Suidani was welcomed in style as the people of Small Malaita carried the Premier on their shoulders in a canoe, a highest form of welcome…

CALL FOR CAPITAL PUNISHMENT

WESTERN Province premier David Gina says capital punishment needs to be reintroduced in the country and appeals to the country’s legal community to start looking into it. Mr. Gina made this statement following the brutal killing of a seven-year-old girl in Kolombangara, Western Province over the weekend. In a statement this week, Mr. Gina said…