Letters to the Editor Archive January 2011

We need Good Governance!!!

The current political situation really shown that the government is not stable in any sense and there is a need for our government to stable. For us the people who brought up the leaders of our government...

Hydro

Hi, Good to see they are looking at another river. My late Dad was part of a surveying team back in the late 60's that surveyed the Lunga I think but found it straddled a fault line at one point. Very...

Taxi Fare Hike Unjustifiable

Please allow me a space in your column to express my views on the issue of increasing taxi fares in Honiara stated in your paper issue on Monday 17th January 2010. It is unbelievable to learn that the...

"Claims are Nonsense," Parole Board Chairman

Dear Editor, The above headline by Parole Board Chairman, Philip Tegavota, referred to the following section of the CSSI Act and Regulations (2007) as (a) Early release program, (b) Short term release...

Poor online information for students

Dear Editor, MAURICIO STANLEY writing from SUVA, FIJI ISLANDS raised some important aspect of some of the expectation of the public to the Solomon Islands "government of the people, for the people and...

Congratulations to U17 soccer boys

As a mad soccer follower,I want to congratulate our U17 boys who won their first game against New Caledonia. I hope you still maintain that spirit of team work until your final game. Let us sing 'go...

A possible solution for the rural poor

In a traditional New Year address to the nation last week, Solomon Islands Governor General, Sir Frank Utu Ofagioro Kabui, GCMG, CSI, OBE, focused on the educational needs of Solomon's youth at a time...

Poor Online Information for students

Dear editor, Thanks for allowing me a space to express my concern on the subject above. It has come to be known that most of the government ministries are lack of online data or information. Many government...