THE newly constructed Auki police station will be officially opened today.
This was confirmed by the Malaita Provincial police Commander (PPC) in Auki Alfred Uiga yesterday.
Mr Uiga said, the police officials in Honiara, Malaita Provincial Government officials, local chiefs, Church leaders and community leaders are expected to attend the event today.
Guests from Honiara will travel over to Auki this morning by boat and chopper in time for the start of the program at 11am.
Today’s event will feature a parade by the Auki police, general salute, speech and handover of the Auki Police station by RAMSI special Coordinator, Ms Justine Braithwaite.
A tour will be made once the complex is declared open.
Yesterday preparation for the official opening have progressed.
By WILLIAM EKOTANI