Thursday, 12 February 2009 4:38 PM

Fishing Company Donates to Flood Victims

The Soltai Company handed over relief supplies to the Guadalcanal Province to help flood victims.

Soltai representative, Godfrey Maepuasa, highlighted that the 40 cartons of Solomon Blue family size tuna worth $10,000 comes from the Board and Managers of the company.

In handing over the donations yesterday, Mr. Maepuasa conveyed the company's condolence to those who have lost loved ones in the floods.

Receiving the donation, Guadalcanal Province Disaster Coordinator, Herrick Savosi, acknowledged the support from Soltai stating that the help should be an example to other companies to donate more to the needy in the stricken areas.

He said that goods will be distributed upon reports received from assessment teams currently working in the affected areas.