ITS A DRAW

First Fiji – SI friendly ends one all Solomon Islands ended their first friendly match against Fiji with a 1-1 draw at the ANZ Stadium, Suva Fiji last night. Fiji got off to a good start taking the lead with the opening goal. Solomon Islands hit back minutes later through a penalty shot from Auckland…

‘REEF ROBBERS’ HEAD HOME

THE first batch of the 40 Vietnamese who were detained at Rove Police club for stealing our marine resources have been deported back to their home country, Wednesday. This was made possible after the Vietnamese government and family members, through its embassy in Canberra, stepped in to pay off the total fine for the 40…

Police: double murder probe still on-going

POLICE are continuing their investigation into the Easter double murder case despite the arrests and remand of the two key suspects. Police Commissioner Matthew Varley revealed this to journalists yesterday at his weekly conference at the Rove Police Headquarters. “The matter is before the court so I cannot make any more comments in relation to…

Gov’t to host sixth Melanesian festival

THE government is looking forward to host the 6th Melanesian Arts and Culture Festival next year. Minister of Culture and Tourism Bartholomew Parapolo in his address to open the 6th Council of Arts and Culture meeting this week said his office is gearing up for the festival. “I am sure the Solomon Islands preparation will…

Warriors participate in the ‘Red Cardim Vaelens’

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HFA U19 school draw

The HFA 2017 Under 19 School draws took place on Tuesday afternoon at the SIFF Conference room after 17 secondary schools have registered and confirmed their participation. The new schools that have come in which have not participated in the current under 16 school league include Nguvia CHS from the Guadalcanal plains, ST Joseph Tenaru,…

AETA EAGER TO START

JOHN Aeta a surprise inclusion in the national football side says he is keen to start against Fiji tomorrow in Suva. Aeta was called up to the national senior team by Spaniard Felipe Vega-Arango after his impressive display at the OFC under-17 championship in Tahiti earlier this year. Speaking exclusively to Star Sports, Aeta said…

KEOTA HELD IN CUSTODY

Second accused faces two killings charge DOUBLE murder accused Raymond Keota faced the court on Wednesday, hours after he was brought over to Honiara from Malaita in a police speed craft. Keota was arrested in an early morning raid at Fourere village in north Malaita last Sunday. He is now co-accused with Jimson Goufi, who…

First friendly today

Spaniard’s first real test SPANIARD Felipe Vega-Arango first real test is set for tonight as our national team takes on Fiji at the ANZ Stadium in Suva, Fiji. After taking the helm as coach for the national side, Vega-Arango will eager to try out his system with his 24 traveling squad against a determined Fijian…