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Conkarah impressed at his Pacific popularity

A JAMAICAN reggae star says he's impressed with how popular reggae is in the Pacific Islands.

Legal minimum wage is now under review

PERMANENT Secretary (PS) Ministry of Commerce, Industry, Labour and Immigration George Kosui says setting a new legal minimum wage for the country remains a priority for his ministry.

Democratic Rights Fund

Dear Editor – The US based DRF supports Disabled Persons Organizations in the developing world to take the lead in advocating for the human rights of persons with disabilities at local and national levels, utilizing the mechanism of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).

Let’s fight for a peaceful Solomons

LAW-ABIDING residents of Taba’a settlement in central Honiara have shown the way forward to tackling the illegal home-brew drink kwaso.

$300, 000 on offer

Dear Editor – Let me comment on the senior MP ministers who have refused to accept the $300, 000 bribe price on offer for MPs to re-force their 01.

The DCCG members that switch side to join the opposition in a bid to unseat PM Manasseh Sogavare led DCCG government must be commend for standing their ground solid.

Get behind me with that basket, go away. I will stay with my 01, DCCG until the house dies its natural death. Mifala olo nao, no fitim high jump, long jump and crossem floor olowe. Good on you ministers.

Our alternate government, the Opposition have some good candidates for the PM’s post on their side. The only trouble is who of them will be their chosen one? No good bae oloketa rao seleva moa me, me and so on.

Let’s hope it does not go that far or we reverse and start all over again should they take over power.

A happy New Year 2016 to us all.

Have a nice day!

Andrew Maomaiasi

Malaita thanks Hearts of Hope

MALAITA Province has thanked Hearts of Hope (HOH) for its humanitarian service to the province last year.

U12 Futsal march on

Local stars thrash NWS Country 13-0

Arosi King into finals

Arosi King advances to the grand final after defeating Anuta 2-1 in the first semi final of the Ward 5 under 20 championships in Arosi II, West Makira on Tuesday.

Why no hockey prize presentation?

CLUBS participating in the 2015 Hockey competition are demanding an explanation from the Hockey Federation as to why they ended the competition without any prize presentation.

Good start for Young Futsal stars

Two young futsal teams, the U12 and U14 kicked of their competition at the Australia State championship in Sydney, Australia with positive results.