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  • Australia Funds Water Supply Project in Bubumala, Northwest Guadalcanal
    by Editor’s Desk on July 22, 2024 at 11:12 pm

    AUSTRALIAN High Commissioner to Solomon Islands, His Excellency Rod Hilton travelled with Member of Parliament for Northwest Guadalcanal, Hon Francis Sade, to Bubumala Village to formally open the Bubumala Community Water Supply Project, funded by Australia and built by Solomon Islanders. The Bubumala Community used a Solomon Islands – Australia Community Partnerships grant of more than SBD 177,000 for building materials to install a solar-powered pump and three 10,000 litre water tanks, sourced directly from Solomon Islands businesses. Australian High Commissioner to Solomon Islands, His Excellency Rod Hilton, said Bubumala Village now has safe drinking water for their community of…

  • From Forest to Future: Donation Kelisuia’s Journey to Protect his Tribal Land
    by Editor’s Desk on July 17, 2024 at 5:07 am

    DONATION Kelisuia is a 24-year-old from Namoku Village, Avuavu Ward, East Guadalcanal. Donation has eight siblings; he is the fifth born in the family. His village, Namoku, is one of the most remote villages in Guadalcanal. It is a small village with fewer than 20 families. Reaching Namoku is not for the fainthearted. One can board a truck from Honiara to Aola, head inland to Veranahola, and sleep at Bubunuhu Community High School to leave before 7am the next day. The hike involves treacherous treks up the Monga River, passing through the ancient Mavuho Gorge, paddling across Lees Lake, passing…

Raw Sports Solomon Islands

  • SIBF Courtesy Call to Prime Minister’s office
    by Editor’s Desk on July 19, 2024 at 5:54 am

    SIBF President William Lai this week made a formal courtesy call to the Prime Minister’s Office to update on the progress of the sport and call for further support to SIBF plans and programs. President Lai met with Acting Prime Minister, Hon. Bradley Tovosia (MP), and together they discussed items related to Solomon Islands hosting

  • Marist FC Receives Boost
    by Editor’s Desk on July 17, 2024 at 4:54 am

    MARIST FC in the Solrais Women’s Premier League – SWPL today received a significant boost as they prepare for the crucial second and final rounds of the 2024 season. SIFF has provided the team with equipment worth SBD$ 15,000, ensuring clubs are well-equipped and ensuring a competitive league. SIFF support highlights the commitment to the

Sunday Isles Solomon Islands

  • “Your Journey Does Not End Here” – Mr Roy Mae
    by Editor’s Desk on July 22, 2024 at 11:27 pm

    12 male inmates from Rove Central Correctional Centre received certificates after completing eight weeks of Sports and Recreation Rehabilitation Training Program from May 29 to July 10, 2024. Speaking during the presentation of Certificates, National Sports Council Board Member Mr. Roy Mae told the inmates that “‘your journey does not end here’. Everyone deserves a

  • Honiara City Council Demolishes Illegal Markets
    by Editor’s Desk on July 19, 2024 at 6:07 am

    HONIARA City Council (HCC) Law Enforcement Officers have carried out a significant demolishing operation targeting illegal markets within the city. The operation, which took place recently, saw the demolition of betelnut markets at Mamana Water, Fijian Quarter, and Whiteriver 01 bus stop. Law Enforcement Director Robert Madeo emphasized the commitment of his division to maintaining

  • Women Dominate MASI Media Excellence Awards 2024
    by Editor’s Desk on July 23, 2024 at 6:45 am

    BY JOY OFASIA LOCAL women journalists dominated the prestigious Media Association of Solomon Islands Media Excellence Awards 2024 over the weekend, setting a new benchmark for the industry. The event, held at the Heritage Park Hotel in Honiara on Saturday, saw a record number of six (6) women journalists honored for their outstanding contributions to

  • Sunday Isles Honored by MASI for Women’s Advocacy
    by Editor’s Desk on July 23, 2024 at 6:28 am

    BY JOY OFASIA SUNDAY Isles proudly acknowledges the Media Solomon Islands for honoring Isles Media’s contributions to the Solomon Women Platform with a special recognition award. The award, a Certificate of Recognition for Raising the Voices of Women through the Women’s Media Platform, was presented to the Isles team during the Media Solomon Islands (MASI)

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