KILLERS USE BUSH KNIFE

Easter double murder ·       Jimson Goufi was the security guard ·       Gong Zhen Lao was struck on the head ·       Killers loot shop’s tiller before they fled ·       Goufi told colleagues dead bodies were on the floor  JIMSON Erega Goufi repeatedly struck Gong Zhen Lao with a long bush knife on the day the Chinese…

HOH to benefit from new vehicle

ONE of the most active charitable organisations in Malaita province has been recognised for its work. Hearts of Hope (HOH) will soon own its own vehicle to conduct their outreach programs in the province.  The support through a three tonne vehicle will now strengthen and extend HOH’s charitable outreach program to communities in Malaita. The…

Mothers and children to benefit from better health services in Guadalcanal

A PROJECT which focuses on improving health service delivery for mothers, children and youths through upgrading infrastructure, equipment and staff training for Guadalcanal province has been officially launched on Friday. Government through the Ministry of Health and Medical Services and the Guadalcanal Provincial Health Authority officially unveiled this ambitious new health project at an event…

Students stage reading game

Rev-Ben Hageria Memorial School in Isabel province successful staged a reading program called “Bibliobattle” last Friday. Bibliobattle is a reading program promoted by JICA volunteer Hirofumi Masui working under the Isabel Education Authority. It is a simple book review game. Some players talk about their favorite book for 5 minutes, then a winner is decided…

Tennis registration open

The Solomon Islands Tennis Association (SITA) has announced that registration for the 2017 tennis program is now open. SITA Development Officer, Ian Honila revealed the registration fees. The membership fee for a term is $100 for a term that is 10 weeks, $50 for five weeks and $10 for weekly sessions.  “Registration for each candidate…

Eagles in camp

The Malaita Eagles soccer team preparing for the upcoming Solomon Cup marches into camp this week. According to information reaching Star Sports, a total of 26 athletes are now in the camp and will undergo their first training together as a team starting on Monday. Some players who are called up for training are yet…