Chiefs to launch community by-laws

EAST Honiara Outskirt Settlement Community Policing Law Association (EHOSCPLA) will launch their community by-laws soon. President of the EHOSCPLA Michael Kwaioloa confirmed that the draft copy of the by-laws is now with responsible authorities to screen it for purposes of inconsistency with the existing national laws before implementation. He said that community by-laws are mainly…

Beu denies premier’s claim

PREMIER of Temotu Province, Nelson Omar Menale had criticised the recent trip to Honiara by the member of the provincial non-executive, Fr.Brown Beu, as suspicious. Premier Menale said his Executive strongly hold the view that Fr. Beu should be closely monitored to ensure he does not indulge in activities contrarily to good governance. Premier Menale…

Bed bugs plague Honiara

BED bugs are reported spreading like a plague in many parts of east Honiara. Reports reaching this paper said the bug is rapidly spreading into residential homes in the eastern part of the city is increasingly becoming a concern to many residents. The carnivorous blood sucking insect has been on the increase, invading many homes…

PM hits back

Be like real statesmen, Sogavare tells senior citizens PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare has hit out at three senior citizens who condemned his government’s pay-out of $3 million to ex-militants on Christmas Eve. Sir Allan Kemakeza, Sir Paul Tovua, and Joses Tuhanuku were three of the nation’s top leaders who helped bring an end to the…

School results out

THE much awaited school results for the exam classes in the country last year has now finally been released. Minister for Education and Human Resources Development (MEHRD) John Moffatt Fugui signed the release of the results, Monday. Officials who witnessed the signing included Permanent Secretary (PS) of the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development,…