MV Awka crew plight

THE CAPTAIN and crew of MV Awka, the vessel that bought passengers from Ontong Java to Honiara on 10th January 2022 have called on the authority to address their plight as soon as possible. Captain onboard the vessel, Lawson Ghina told this paper yesterday that they’re still waiting for their test results since Thursday last week.…

“STAY AT HOME”

New 57 cases recorded, public advised to stay at home to avoid Covid-19 infection HONIARA residents have been advised to remain at home to avoid the risk of exposure to covid-19 in view of the increasing number of cases in the capital. Over a period of five days, health authorities have diagnosed 289 positive cases…

Australian medical support to boost Solomon Islands COVID-19 response

A ROYAL Australian Air Force C-17A aircraft arrived in Honiara today carrying the first of two shipments of an Australian package of emergency medical supplies to support the Solomon Islands Government’s response to an escalating COVID-19 outbreak. Australia has responded to a request for support from our Solomon Islands partners. A statement from the Australian…