Letters to the Editor Archive November 2010

SIWA what say you: UN on Water and Sanitation

Dear Editor, See below a news article from the UN on safe drinking water and sanitation. It is now recognised as a human right issue and is now legally binding. I would like to request some of our lawyers...

11th Pacific Arts Festival

Angelika and other interested people, the dates for the 11th Pacific Arts Festival are yet to be decided however, I think the committee responsible is looking at June 2012 (school holiday) as they will...

A TRIBUTE TO THE LATE HON.TOSWELL KAUA, CMG, OBE, MP

Dear Editor, In a letter to the Solomon Star newspaper this week, the Leader of the Opposition in the Solomons wrote a touching and fitting tribute to the late Honorable Toswell Kaua, CMG, OBE, MP., the...

11th Festival of Pacific Arts

Dear Sir/Madam: We love the South-Pacific mentality and way of life. So we intend to visit the Festival in 2012. Unfortunately I don't find any date for the festival. Could you possibly help with this...

Mrs Kapini and SIWA: Yes and No

The blame for the current water problem in Honiara can be shared, but certainly not the responsible body who should be providing advice as to how some of the major water problems in Honiara could be managed....

Population boom in the Solomon Islands

Dear Editor, please allow me space in your letter to view out my concern on the rapid population growth experienced in our country over the last decade which was announced by the Minister of Finance...

SIWA - Share the Blame

Dear Editor, I would like to make a brief response to an article/call by Mrs. Kapini of SIWA. Whilst I acknowledge all water consumers have a responsibility when it comes to SIWA and water issues in...

Corruption

I totally agree with Smith Akwala Jnr that corruption is a difficult problem to eradicate in the Solomons, for reasons known and unknown to us. However, to say that Solomon Islands will be nothing more...

Appreciation to Maelanga

As a person from that Constituency I would like to thank the Deputy Prime Minister and MP for East Malaita, Hon. Manasseh Maelanga for the 250 solar energy equipment worth SBD$250,000 to the people of...

Police Probe Alleged Corruption in COI

Corruption is a very difficulty problem to eradicate in the Solomons. At a time when our country is trying to move forward, we see selfish greedy people who are trying to make it go in the opposite direction....

Government Student at Alafua facing financial difficulties?

I wish to write to refute the above subject which was televised over the One Television few days ago. We were startled to see such irresponsible and untrue news being televised and we regret it as such...