143 new cases recorded

THE country has recorded a further 143 new COVID-19 positive cases over the past 24 hours. This was announced by Permanent Secretary (PS) of the Ministry of Health and Medical Services Pauline McNeil today (Friday 28th January) during a panel of discussion by health officials over the national broadcaster. This now brings the country’s total…

Red Cross in West on standby mode

GIZO Red Cross Branch in Western Province is on standby mode to assist any emergency cases which may occur within the emergency zones and other places in the province. Solomon Island Red Cross (SIRC), Gizo Branch Officer in Charge, Ogier Kiko said, they have been activated since Monday following the seven confirmed positive cases from…

Corona market to close indefinitely

THE most visited Corona market in Tenaru, far east of the city will close for an indefinite period of time until further notice. The Guadalcanal Provincial Executive has taken the decision this week, a statement issued by Guadalcanal Provincial Government said today. “This means that there will be no buying and selling of products on…

Distribution procedure for food explained, urges people to observe Covid-19 rules

 Chairman of the Livelihood Sector Committee (LSC) Michael Ho’ota has clarified to the general public regarding the distribution channels for relief food supplies that his delivery team will be conducting as of today (Friday 28th January 2022) in Honiara. Mr Ho’ota said as a responsible committee, coordinating food distribution in the Honiara Emergency Zone, they…