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  • 17
  • Apr


The Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) Prosecution Department will charge and re-bail 58 suspects that were released by the Magistrates Court early this week following no charges laid against them for breaching the curfew under State of public Emergency which was enforced last weekend. 

  • 16
  • Apr


THE Western Province is stepping up efforts in its preparedness strategy to tackle COVID-19 which will see the closure of shops within central areas in the province during the weekend.

  • 16
  • Apr

THE Peoples Republic of China (PRC) has formally handed over $2.5million (US300k) in a donation to support the country prepare for the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • 16
  • Apr


THE ruling on the legal issue regarding the curfew regulations in terms of the COVID-19 issued by the Prime Minister will be made on April 29.

  • 16
  • Apr


SCHOOLS in the Western Province are advised to spare their school grants as the country enters into an extended state of Emergency (SOE).

  • 16
  • Apr

THE on-going repatriation exercise undertaken by the national government in its efforts to prevent, mitigate and possibly contain the spread of COVID-19 to the rural areas has put extra pressure on families to feed their relatives.

  • 16
  • Apr


THE Peoples Republic of China (PRC) has handed over a total amount of US$100,000 which is equivalent to SBD$800,000 to the government of Solomon Islands as part of its assistance towards rehabilitation efforts in the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Harold.

  • 15
  • Apr


The Solomon Islands Government and Peoples Republic of China (PRC) have signed letters of exchange to fund the 2023 Pacific Games infrastructures worth SBD$2.5 billion. 

  • 16
  • Apr


The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) is engaging with communities in the Solomon Islands side of the common border with Papua New Guinea to assist in the fight to prevent the COVID-19 virus from entering the Solomon Islands.

  • 15
  • Apr


The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) and other law enforcement agencies are increasing their presence at the Solomon Islands – Papua New Guinea common border region from the Shortland Islands, Choiseul Province and the Malaita Outer Islands with the arrival of the patrol boat Gizo in the western border region carrying more police, Immigration, Customs and Health Officers.

  • 15
  • Apr


The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force Provincial Police Commander (PPC) Honiara City, Chief Superintendent Stanley Riolo denies allegations levelled against officers of his City Response Unit (CRU) by some members of the public in the Kukum area of East Honiara about the officers’ actions during the curfew hours early Sunday morning.

  • 15
  • Apr


Malaita Provincial Premier Daniel Suidani has spent Easter with the family of those who lost their lives at sea on the MV Taimareho ill-fated trip on April 3 from Honiara to Malaita.

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