DISSOLUTION OF WESTERN, CHOISEUL PROVINCE ASSEMBLY AND THE ELECTION By Christian B Mesepitu Former Premier, WPG Introduction This Brief is prepared for the information of the people of Western and Choiseul Province Citizens in relation to the dissolution of these two assemblies of Western and Choiseul Provinces on June 13, 2022.  It covers the effects…

PMO and SIBC

DEAR EDITOR, News of the Prime Minister omitting the Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation comes as a great shock to me. It arouses fear in me. Fear that the ideology of communism has taken over the political leadership of our beloved country. They have sold our freedom to China for development. Development that we ourselves through…

Suicide cases a concern for us

IT’S a heartbreaking story to hear a mother has taken her own life by hanging from a rope at their family kitchen. The incident which occurred in Munda, Western Province over the weekend is a classic example of how family domestic argument has gone wrong. As a result someone has decided to take her own…

Regionalism exists in SI

DEAR EDITOR, Our beloved country SI is made up of islands that make up the 9 Provinces. The 9 Provinces also consist of people of different colours, languages, and customs….Very diverse country indeed. While anyone going abroad can say they are from the Solomon Islands, when asked, domestically people maintain/identify themselves with their home village/island/Province.…

Is it Politics?

DEAR EDITOR,  Aristotle who was one of the renowned Greek Philosopher said man is by nature a political animal. That is why today it is not surprised to point out that politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them. Is it because in politics, nothing moves unless…