MASI successfully convenes AGM

2018 has been a successful year but one that is filled with many challenges for the Media Association of Solomon Islands (MASI). These were the words expressed by MASI President Charles Kadamana during the 2018 MASI Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Saturday 29 September. President Kadamana described to his members that 2017-2018 was a…

GP lauds school leaders’ achievement

GUADALCANAL Deputy Premier Peter Araonisaka says their school leaders who have recently graduated with Certificates in School Leadership qualifications have shown a great achievement for the province and the nation. Mr Araonisaka highlighted this at the reception hosted by graduates who are comprised of Guadalcanal leaders teachers attending a training program facilitated by the USP…

GINA’S BIG PLANS

Western Province to set up new tourism body By MAENI COMFORT  WESTERN Province will set up a new tourism body, recently elected premier David Gina says. It will be called Tourism Western Solomons Authority. Mr Gina revealed this at the opening of the 10th Roviana Lagoon Festival, Monday, in Munda. He said the establishment of…

Busurata road maintenance starts

MARKET vendors at Busurata and the surrounding communities are very happy as maintenance work on their road commences this week. The 14-kilometer road access connects the people of Busurata, Okwala, and others more to Auki market. A few vendors traveled to Auki yesterday morning smile and enjoyed their ride down the road. “We are happy…

4yr old hit, man arrested

Police officers in Guadalcanal Province have arrested a 40-year-old male following a fatal   traffic accident which claimed the life of a four-year-old male child at Komabulu village, in the Reko area of North East Guadalcanal on Monday. Officer Commanding Station (OCS) Tetere Police Station, Inspector Hughes Nevol said it’s alleged that the 4-year-old was walking…

WE ARE PROTECTED

Varley: SI not an easy target for organised crime By ASSUMPTA BUCHANAN   POLICE Commissioner, Matthew Varley says Solomon Islands isinsulated from organised crime around the world. Mr Varley made this sentiment at his weekly conference last Thursday, following the recent seizure of the 500 kilograms of cocaine from a yacht in Honiara the same…