Manelusi appointed new Commissioner of CSSI

(SIG/GCU Release): The Minister of Police, National Security and Correctional Services (MPNSCS), Hon. Lanelle Tanangada has welcomed the appointment of the new Commissioner for the Correctional Services of Solomon Islands (CSSI). Gabriel Manelusi has been recently appointed by the Police and Prison Service Commission to replace outgoing Commissioner Francis Haisoma. Mr Haisoma has held the…

Solomons gov’t committed to address outstanding claims

(SIG release): The Solomon Islands Government (SIG) is committed and is in a process to address claims in relation to the Bougainville crisis (Border Crisis) and the Ethnic tension. A joint statement from the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, the Ministry of National Unity Reconciliation and Peace (MNURP) and the Ministry of Police,…

CBSI warns public to stop spreading false information

(Honiara 03.10.18): The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) strongly advises the public to stop spreading false information about the operations of one of the commercial banks. This advice comes after details of an anonymous email was received from members of the public containing very serious allegations and misleading information about Pan Oceanic Bank (POB).…

Gov’t committed to support force

The Democratic Coalition for Change Government (DCCG) is committed in its stand to ensuring the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) develops its operational capabilities so that it has the ability to respond to serious criminal threats and manage the security of Solomon Islands. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare made this assurance at the launching of…

MAL donates to Makira quake victims

  The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) yesterday donated over $29,000 worth of farming tools and seedlings for the earthquake victims in Makira Ulawa Province. The donation was presented by MAL permanent secretary Jimmy Saelea to the National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) director Loti Yates. Mr Saelea said this assistance was part of MAL’s…

Police commended for maintaining peace

Acting Prime Minister Manasseh Maelanga has commended the Royal Solomon Islands Police for ensuring a safe and peaceful Solomon Islands throughout the 2016 Christmas-2017 New Year festive period. The commendation came after the Commissioner of the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force, Frank Prendergast informed the Acting Prime Minister that police operations conducted during the festive…