Two political appointees fired 

TWO Assistant Press Secretary to the Prime Minister, Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet have been terminated from their job. Douglas Marau and Alex Akwai were axed from their job, the Prime Minister Office revealed. Their premature dismissal were issued yesterday although their contract still remains valid. Mr. Marau yesterday in a social media…

SEA TRAGEDY

Boat with 14 passengers still missing in West    A BOAT carrying 14 people is still missing since New Year’s day between the seas of Vella La Vella, Shortlands and Choiseul Province. The second boat carrying 15 passengers managed to drift and came ashore on Mole Island, Choiseul on Sunday morning. The incident occurred on…

Extra Honiara-Sydney flights

NATIONAL flag carrier Solomon Airlines has announced two additional flights from Honiara to Sydney starting this Friday. In a statement, the Airlines said the Air Bus will be operating two additional services on Friday 7 and 21 January. “Flight IE710 will depart Honiara 2.45pm, arriving Sydney 7pm, continuing to Brisbane 8pm, and arriving 8.30pm,” the…