Thursday, 14 October 2010 9:03 AM

Isabel Ready to Host Premiers Conference

Isabel Province says it is ready to host the Premier's Conference in Buala next week.

Chairman of the local organizing committee of the Premier's conference, Chief Dennis Lulei, says the Premier's annual meeting will coincide with the Agriculture, Trade and Cultural Show from the 17th to the 23rd of October 2010.

He says for the Agriculture, Trade and Cultural Show, which carries the theme -"Unity, Harmony and Progress" and would showcase 48 stalls, displaying and selling a variety of crafts and products.

On the events' daily program, Chief Lulei says each day has designated themes which are of "values in which the people of Isabel hold dearly and will be emphasized during each morning prayer session."

Chief Lulei says delegations for the conference and the trade show are expected to arrive in Buala starting Saturday, while logistics for the event will be shipped out from Honiara to Buala today.

He says a communiqué from the Premier's week-long deliberations is expected on Friday afternoon before the conference is officially closed.

Meanwhile, in replying to criticisms against the Premier's Conference, Chief Lulei says Isabel Province thinks highly of the event and is looking forward to hosting the occasion.