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  • Ahetaha Rangers Trained to Care for their Natural Forest
    by Editor’s Desk on May 26, 2023 at 4:26 am

    BY JOHN HOUANIHAU OVER the past years, native forest rangers of the Ahetaha Water Conservation Association in Manawai Harbour in east Are’are, Malaita province have sacrificed their conservation and management skills to protect their forests. Earlier this month from May 9 to 11, seventeen (17) forest rangers ( five females and 12 males) gathered for a ‘Forest Enrichment training workshop’ which aims to revisit and restrengthen their capacity, vast knowledge, and skill in forestry conservation and management. The practical training workshop aims to equip the rangers with the important knowledge, skill, and approach to community tree replanting. Ahetaha Water Conservation…

  • Viru Harbour to Benefit from U.S. Grant Project
    by Editor’s Desk on May 26, 2023 at 3:47 am

    BY JOHN HOUANIHAU VIRU Harbour community, the Western province is the first community selected in the Solomon Islands to participate in the Forest Carbon Activity of the U.S Millennium Challenge Corporation – Solomon Islands Threshold Program, according to the Vice President of the Department of Policy and Evaluation at the Millennium Challenge Corporation, Ms. Alicia Philips Mandaville. Ms Mandaville told local journalists in a media conference held at the Heritage Park Hotel on May 19, that this is the first site officially selected and they are anticipating announcing further sites soon. “This project aims to emphasize communities to protect their…

Raw Sports Solomon Islands

  • Young Archer Hopes for Gold Medal at Pacific Games in Honiara
    by Editor’s Desk on May 30, 2023 at 10:24 pm

    BY JOHN HOUANIHAU YOUNG barebow archer, Robson Talu is raising his hopes for team Solomon Islands archery’s performance at the Pacific Games 2023 in Honiara after scooping a bronze at this year’s World Archery Oceania Championships at Adelaide, South Australia. Although it’s quite uncertain whether to win a gold medal for the country in the

  • More Trainings and Competitions Ahead of the Pacific Games 2023
    by Editor’s Desk on May 25, 2023 at 11:13 pm

    BY JOHN HOUANIHAU THE Solomon Islands National Institute of Sport has provided details of key training and competition opportunities for local athletes who compete in various sports and who are looking to get selected and represent the country in the Pacific Games 2023 in Honiara. Speaking to local media at the Solomon Islands National Institute

Sunday Isles Solomon Islands

  • Wale SLAMS DPM’s Conflict of Interest in East Malaita Road Contract
    by News Desk on May 31, 2023 at 1:24 am

    LEADER of Opposition Hon Matthew Wale has slammed the Deputy Prime Minister for alleged abuse of office and conflict of interest in securing a road contract for his private company. In a statement today, Hon Wale said the alleged abuse in office not only raises serious ethical concerns but also undermines the public’s trust in

  • MP Chachabule Invest 700k in CDF to Advance ‘Gospel’ in Marovo
    by Editor’s Desk on May 30, 2023 at 10:51 pm

    GOVERNMENT through the Member of Parliament for Marovo Constituency Honourable Chachabule Amoi has invested $700 thousand from its Constituency Development Fund allocation by purchasing eight Out Boat Motor engines to support and enhance the work of churches in his constituency. Recipients of the eight DF70hp Suzuki 4 stroke Out Boat Motor engines (OBMs) include five

  • Koloale FC to Participate in the Inaugural OFC Women’s Champions League
    by Editor’s Desk on May 31, 2023 at 12:25 am

    THE inaugural OFC Women’s Champions League, kicks off in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea on June 1. In the buildup to the tournament, we are looking at the five teams competing to be crowned champions. Now, the focus is on Koloale FC of Solomon Islands. The Solomon Islands’ representative at OFC Women’s Champions League, Koloale

  • Pacific Games: Samantha Prepares to Smash Barriers
    by Editor’s Desk on May 30, 2023 at 11:57 pm

    SAMANTHA Rofo of Isabel province has been representing the Solomon Islands in track and field events for years, now she hopes to prepare herself to participate in the upcoming Pacific Games 2023 in Honiara. She has represented her home province of Isabel in the previous Solomon Games and also the country in both regional and

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