MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for North West Guadalcanal Bodo Dettke has assisted local Churches from various denominations within the constituency with aluminium chairs.
The ceremony to hand over the chairs was conducted on Sunday.
Solomon Star North West Guadalcanal Stringer John Toki who witnessed the ceremony said, about 320 chairs have been handed over to six different Churches within the Saghalu ward.
About 150 chairs goes to the Visale Parish Catholic church, 50 to the Kusika local church, Chapuru local church 30, Horabau SSEC church 30, Aruligo Anglican Church 30 and Aruligo SDA settlement 30 chairs.
Mr Dettke during the event said, it’s part of the constituency support towards churches.
“I want to thank you all for your support in building this constituency up and I’m here to support you with such assistance to improve our church buildings,” Mr Dettke added.
He vowed to continue support church activities and education in his constituency.
Chairlady of Visale mother church Mary Horiti said, that they were happy with the assistance and promised to work together with their MP during this term to improve education and churches programs in the constituency.
“We will be supporting you during this term,” Ms Horiti added.
By LESLEY SANGA