Saturday, August 19, 2017
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Solomon Islands Anti-Corruption Task Force arrests government permanent secretary

Henry Murray is the second permanent secretary in recent times to be charged for awarding contracts to companies owned by family members.

Solomon Islands recover stolen World War II plaque from Bloody Ridge

The plaque was installed during the recent commemorations to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal during the Second World War.

World War II plaque removed in Solomon Islands

The monument was declared opened by Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare last Tuesday - August 8.

Students actions shocking

President of the Solomon Islands Students Association (SISA) in Fiji Elijah Raomae said they will work together with the education attaché to investigate.

Solomon Islands PM leaves for Australia despite uncertainty

Since the sacking of two of his ministers and the reshuffling of others last week, cracks in the unity of the DCC government continue to widen.

Solomon Islands government cabinet reshuffle, three ministers sacked

Axed are Minister of Infrastructure Development (MID) Jimmy Lusibaea, Minister of Environment and Conservation Samuel Manetoali and Minister of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification David Dei Pacha.

Villagers fear for environment damage from logging company

MEGA logging company landed at Rurata in March this year and in the process of building a wharf, destroyed the community’s mangrove trees.

Climate change, weather meetings

The purpose is to discuss strategies and collaborate on agreements toward more sustainable development in: weather, climate, water and ocean services.

$29 Million for scholarships

Education Minister Dr Fugui told students to work extra harder to get a scholarship next year.

2023 cost soars to $2.5 billion

The government initially bid with a budget of $1.5 billion but after reviewing the cost estimates, it came up with a budget estimate of $2.5billion.