SINTA issues ultimatum to gov’t

THE Government has until April 19 to attend to grievances of teachers. These grievances include housing allowance and leave passage. General secretary of Solomon Islands National Teachers Association (SINTA) Samson Faisi said they have given the government until April 19 to attend to the grievances. Failure, he said, will result in a nation-wide strike action.…

Suafa LOs meet Fisheries Minister

MINISTER for Fisheries John Maneniaru on Wednesday met with the landowners of Suafa bay and Malaita provincial government to discuss the proposed Suafa Bay cannery. The proposed cannery is one of the national projects earmarked for Malaita province by past governments. Malaita provincial secretary Patrick Taloboe told the paper yesterday that the meeting was a…