Tuesday, 19 February 2013 10:48 AM

Government Organizes Memorial Service

A National Memorial Service for the victims of the recent tsunami disaster that struck the Solomon Islands Temotu Province, will be held tommorrow at the St Barnabas Cathedral.

The national memorial service to begin at 11am has been organized by the Ministry of Home Affairs in collaboration with various churches and schools in Honiara.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Mannaseh Maelanga explained that the memorial service was organized mainly to show support to the tsunami victims.

Those that are in other Provinces can join the program by tuning in through the Solomon Islands Broadcasting Cooperation live service coverage.

Ministry of Home Affairs has also authorized a half day work notice for all public servants.

All flags are also to fly at half mast from dawn till dusk on Wednesday to show solemn solidarity and respect for the tsunami victims.

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