SFA backs gov’t action on loggers

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Clinic faces closure

ONE of the health centres in East Malaita might close its doors for services if the current fine weather condition continues which affected their water source. Nafinua clinic has been faced with water shortage for several months forcing health workers to provide services with ever water resources they have accessed to. Reports reaching this paper…

Appeal for missing flags

MALAITA Provincial Government is appealing to the public of Malaita especially at the provincial capital Auki to provide them with information which could help them recover two missing flags removed from the flag poles outside its headquarters office in Auki. The provincial office said the flags, one in sigma of Malaita province and the other…

Teachers learn leadership skills

LEADERS of Schools in Honiara currently participating in the Solomon Islands School Leadership Program have acquired new knowledge about the importance of Visionary Leadership. The workshop opened in Honiara, Wdnesday. Institute of Education Facilitator Jean Tafoa, said Visionary Leadership is significant to school leaders in a sense that it helps them look further into the…

Isabel leaders envy development

LEADERS from Isabel province are determined to work together to develop their province. A cross section of leaders which included Parliamentary and Provincial representatives, chiefs, church and other community leaders made the undertaking during their recent meeting held at the provincial capital Buala. Speaking to the Solomon Star, Provincial Premier, James Habu said the meeting…

Premier claims ploy to oust him

RENBEL premier Colin Singamoana has accused Asia Pacific Investment Development Limited (APID) of colluding with the province’s non-executive group to oust him. He claimed this was confirmed recently with non-executive members coming out with wild allegations accusing him and his executive. “The group, led by the former Renbel premier Lence Tango, is attempting to topple…