Suidani gets massive grand welcome

Malaita Provincial Capital of Auki came to a standstill on Monday as thousands packed the township to welcome Premier Daniel Suidani and his delegation home. The massive grand homecoming welcome ceremony was dubbed as a historic and biggest ever to have been witnessed in Auki. Premier Suidani and his advisor Celsus Talifilu have spent months…

ONE LINK BOSS JAILED

One Link Pacifica’s (OLP) Managing Director Charles Dora has been sentenced to two years in prison on Monday for operating money investment scheme without a bank’s license from July 2019 to March 2020. Dora was sentenced after he pleaded guilty to one count of operating unlicensed banking business, a charge laid under the Financial Institution…

Suidani clears rumours

THE Premier for Malaita Province Daniel Suidani has cleared allegations leveled against him based on rumors that has been misleading the general public, and the people of Malaita Province. After being released from quarantine centre on Friday, he was invited to join a meeting at Gilbert Camp in East Honiara on Saturday that was organized…

In Court with Assumpta

Dora’s sentence deferred to next week   SENTENCE of One Link Pacifica’s boss Charles Dora who operated the money investment scheme without a bank’s license has been deferred to Monday next week. The adjournment was made to allow prosecution to include the amount that was recovered from Dora during the investigation of this matter. Public…

WALE BLASTS GOV’T ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate change and sea level rise – this existential threat seems to only be given recognition in the government’s speeches in international fora. Leader of the Opposition and Member of Parliament for Aoke/Langalanga made this profound statement in his Special adjournment debate in the parliament on Wednesday. He told the Democratic Coalition Government for Advancement…

SELECTIVE JUSTICE?

The Olssons hits out again at Judiciary   AUSTRALIAN couple, Fred and Gloria Olsson have reacted angrily to a letter from the Deputy Registrar of the Court of Appeal, requesting a $50, 000 security-for-costs in their case to be heard by the Court of Appeal for the second time. “We can only but express our…

SI, China seal deal

SOLOMON Islands has struck a new deal on economic and technical cooperation with China. The deal was sealed during a signing ceremony on Wednesday in Honiara. A government issued statement said Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare signed the agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation with the Chinese Ambassador Li Ming. PM Sogavare signed on behalf of…