SIDT launches election awareness

SOLOMON Islands Development Trust (SIDT) launched its election awareness programme last week. SIDT theatre trainer Joseph Majo said Gela theatre group in Central Province had already covered 10 communities. “They perform the voter’s education awareness script, distribute DVDs, magazines and brochures,” Mr Majo said. He added theatre leaders reported that many people from the communities…

New training for SAFENET members

MEMBERS of SAFENET are embarking on a week-long training program that will introduce them to the standard operating procedures of the referral system, and help build their professional capacity to respond to the needs of their clients. This workshop, which started on Monday, was the first of its kind to bring together members of SAFENET…

Malaita ready for big day

MALAITA remains peaceful as it prepares to celebrate its second appointed day this Friday. And provincial police commander Alfred Uiga said police are preparing to provide security for the celebrations. “This is the event we are looking forward to this week,” MrUiga told the Solomon Star from Auki. It’s understood the province will celebrate its…