Great example of community policing

JIMMY Goufi faced the Honiara Magistrate’s Court yesterday after he surrendered to police on Monday. The 23-year-old is charged with the murder of the Chinese couple whose bodies were found in their shop at Town Ground last month. Goufi was the guard providing security for the couple. He was also the same person who showed…

Ocean acidification is global warming’s forgotten crisis

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On a collision course

The shipping industry could undermine global climate efforts. But Pacific islands and EU nations are joining together to force them to change. THE international shipping sector sits outside the Paris climate agreement, yet it is a significant and growing source of carbon emissions. Unless it is controlled, shipping will undermine all our national efforts to…

Community acknowledgement

Dear Editor – Grateful if you could kindly allow me a space in your daily Newspaper to convey our appreciation and sincere thanks towards the St. George communities of Kolona Bari Siroa, Rauni, Kolaubola  Kela Komukea, Ngangare and Koivo. Spiritual celebration of Mother’s Day at St George Chapel Communities of North East Guadalcanal constituency. As…

Same-sex marriage

Dear Editor – We are form three students at Perch Christian Community High School next to the TAIWAN’S FARM – East Honiara. The purpose of coming to the media is to share and strongly express our feelings to our Christian Communities, Church leaders, Pastors, Priests, Evangelists, Church organizations and other Christian institutional settings throughout the…

Excessive rental cost

Dear Editor – I refer to your Issue No. 694 of Tuesday 16 May on the unnecessary exorbitant rentals incurred by the MRD for its offices. I agree with the Parliamentary Opposition that such expenditure is preventing essential government services to flow smoothly. I am one of the cases on point. I was a referral…

Thank you Baegu elders

Dear Editor –  Thinking that, the gruesome double murder will escape the innocent Baegu folks we’re sad to realize that, one murderer’s action has tarnished the decent image of Baegu/Asifolae constituency population. Thank you the elders, the chiefs, relatives and the collective concern from Baegu to deplore the killing. The Langane tribe you have shown…