Family Protection Bill is rubbish

Dear Editor – The passage of this bill in parliament showed the thoughtless and careless attitude of our leaders. The bill is foreign driven and most designers were people who hardly care for their own families. The purpose of this bill is to separate families and bills aimed at destroying families is not good for…

Something to think about

Dear Editor – The current regime is heading towards the exit door and another soon to take over. What then has NCRA given us? What about achieving its policies? What is your comparison of NCRA with past governments? Did they listen to people or self-serving? Do we want such government to lead again? What do…

Invest in tourism

Dear Editor – Tourism must be seriously looked into by a new government. This country has a real future in that industry. I therefore would like to give this short note about tourism for our leaders and people. We the rural people will benefit from nothing but tourism. I must say we have seen the…

Earn your living, stop depending

Dear Editor – I would appreciate a space in your letters column for my views to be heard. This is about the condemnable activity in West Honiara’s Karaina community. People in the community need not to take law in their own hands. Work for your living and stop the dependent mentality. The dependent mentality can…

DPP’s hysterical reply

Dear Editor – The hysterical reply by Mr Talasasa to my comments made at a Family Violence workshop has disappointed many people in Solomon Islands. It is disappointing that the chief prosecutor of the country reverts to threatening a Justice of the High Court for explaining the experiences he has had in his court. But…

Why forget Y.Sato?

Dear Editor – Someone who needs to be thanked was ignored by the head of the Anglican Church of Melanesian (C.O.M) during the recent visit by the Archbishop of Canterbury. If we reflect back on the release of the seven Melanesian brothers, it was Yukio Satu who played a major role in the negotiation process.…

Taekwondo leadership should step down

Dear Editor – I write to express the views of those representing Focus Taekwondo Club in Honiara, concerning the current Solomon Islands Taekwondo Union (S.I.T.U) President and his executive. I find them incapable of leadership based on the points stated herein: 1.     Election of S.I.T.U. Executive Council Members The last election of the current S.I.T.U.…

Northwest Choiseul constituency

Dear Editor – I’d like to contribute to a debate regarding the current Member of Parliament for North West Choiseul. It is interesting to note that whilst the National election is around the corner much has been seen and debated in the media regarding our constituency and MP. Anyway my purpose of writing this note…