Ifira on course to PVP League title

BATRAM Suri coached side Ifira Black Birds are in the driving seat to claim the PVFA Digicel Premier League title this season. Speaking to Star Sports from Port Vila on Wednesday, Black Birds head coach Suri said his lads are three matches away from snatching the title. “So far we played 11 games and still…

G-Province to conduct survey

Guadalcanal Province (G-Province) will soon be conducting a survey from White River in West Honiara to Lunga in the East, to determine the customary land from town boundary. This will be done through the G-Province Task Force chaired by Hon. Member for Tandai Ward John Nano. Their survey will also include the high water mark…

Reef robbers to be deported

After more than 2 months in the country, the 40 Vietnamese crews who were caught on 26th March stealing beche-de-mers and other marine species at Rennell’s Indispensable reef, detained and charged by the court will be deported on Wednesday. The crews who are detained on an extended court order at the Rove Police club will…

FA’ARODO KEEN TO BOOST MARIST

MARIST FC new signing Henry Fa’arodo Jr says he is committed to help his new club in their pursuit to defend the Telekom S-League title this year. The evergreen footballer was on the champions’ radar after the recent OFC Champions League and on Tuesday he officially signed the deal. “As one door closes another opens…

Mothers day sports event successful

The Mother’s Day sports event organized by Paoa FM was successfully over the weekend, It was staged at the SMI Area at Town Ground, West Honiara. The annual event has proven to be a hit for many mothers especially the working ones who have taken time out from their busy schedule to be part of…

Opposition congratulates Fakarii

PARLIAMENTARY Opposition Leader THE country’s newly appointed Ombudsman has been congratulated by the Parliamentary Opposition Leader. In a statement on Tuesday the group’s leader Jeremiah Manele has welcomed the appointment of Fred Fakarii as the country’s new Ombudsman. Mr Manele while congratulating Mr Fakarii described him as ‘a top choice’ for the job. “With his…

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…

Citizens told to actively involve in politics

SOLOMON Islanders are urged to be actively involved in the political affairs of the country. This call was made by Member of Parliament for Small Malaita Rick Hou during the opening of Democratic Alliance Party National Convention over the weekend in Honiara. Mr Hou said every issue of public interest has a political angle to…