Letters to the Editor Archive May 2010

PM unofficially announce election date!

Dear Reader, I cannot believe my very eyes when I came across this sentence pasted on these front page that Mr. PM has made known the election date. All along I was thinking that Mr. PM knew well the...

Alleged Sex Scandal at Heritage Park Hotel

I wish to contribute to the alleged ongoing immoral activities and maltreatment at the new hotel in the Honiara township. It is a shameful act involving foreigners with our locals in our peaceful and flourishing...

RCDF is Public Fund

The high court decision ordering the former MP Mr Siriako Usa is a landmark decision that set the direction for voters to follow. And has now happen to the former MP Mr. Peter Boyers. One thing that MP's...

Prostitution is here to Stay

Dear Editor, Grateful, if you could allow me to contribute to the above, which appeared in your newspaper on the 21st May, 2010. While Prostitution or what we might call Sex work is illegal in the Solomon...

Child Exploitation, A Hell Bounded Practice

Prostitution is an old profession but it is sad to learn that our under age girls and even younger as primary school girls are engaging into this immoral act. It is heart breaking that these children...

Incidences of Prostitution in the Solomon Islands

Dear Editor Solomon Islands is not alone in citing and increase in prostitution and perhaps it is right that the issue should be examined rather than being a subject that many Pacific countries would...

Re: Prostitution

We, you, us, the uncles, brothers or whoever you claimed to be relatives or wantoks need to find out why girls tend to find themselves in a prostitution ring. Isn't you the uncle, father, brother who claimed...

Prostitution

Its so surprise that a prostitution area was next to Rove police headquarter and SIBC, and it maybe operating for long now, I guess. Why did they not expose it earlier (SIBC) and dealt with it accordingly...

Media Ethics : Conflict Reporting

Dear Editor You featured an interesting and timely article in your on-line publication of 11 May 2010 when you published details of a Pacific regional workshop on peace building which had been held, recently,...

Hekari's Victory

Bula! I wish to thank the editor to put my view in the letters to the editor's page. The victory of Hekari recently against the mighty Waitakere of New Zealand is not a creamy ice-cream that one could...

The Political Finale

Dear Editor, Interesting again that we have observed and monitored the sequele to the chain of events that occurred in the last few days of the 'highest house' which is yet one to believe. It started...

Electrol Acts and The Courts - Former MPs Cases

Electrol Acts and The Courts - Former MPs' cases Thank you editor for allowing me space to voice out my immediate concern pertaining the above - Electrol Acts and The Courts - Former MPs' cases. For...

Memorial to Honour Local Wartime Scouts

Can you get Bruce Saunders to email me. I have been reading the coastwatching files of the UK Western South Pacific Archives and can provide their lists if required. Shaun ...

Corruption at its worst!

To the editor and people of Solomon Islands. Opportunities for growth are distributed randomly over the surface of the earth. As with many random distribution the outcome is sometimes unequal. Good...

Future MP's

Dear Editor I am following with interest the events in the Solomons regarding Dr. Sikua's sacking of five MP's I would like to know why he sacked those ministers and I would like it from the horses mouth....

Solomons Truth and Reconciliation Commission Suffering from Funding Delays

Dear Editor An article published in last Saturday's edition of the Solomon Star newspaper said the work of the Solomon Islands Truth and Reconciliation Commission is being delayed by a lack of funds....

Congratulations Hekari!

A big big big hooray for the guys for achieving this feat. It does wonders for soccer in Papua New Guinea. FIFA we need more attention from BS and the team. Make Soka the No. 1 sport in PNG Go Hekari!!...

Hekari United

Congratulations to Hekari United for beating Waitakere to represent Oceania in the FIFA club world cup in Dubai.This is a historic moment for the PNG soccer charting into the world soccer map! ...

Sue Me

I welcome the intention of the DPP to sue Sasako and others. So far no direct evidence he has revealed in his articles. All he has was hearsay. Can you Sasako provide those evidence that will counter the...