Letters to the Editor Archive November 2021

Deafening Silence

Wantoks, During the two day ordeal, where I lived in Ngossi West Honiara was peaceful, BUT it was not the kind of peace that produced rejuvenation to the soul and positive vibes. It was the kind of...

Respect for authority

It's regrettable that people have the nerve to take the law into their own hands and claim that they are doing justice for their people. A simple saying, "Two wrongs do not make a right " speaks volumes...

Careful of COVID

So sorry to hear of the problems facing your capital city at the moment. I quite understand why you would call for assistance from overseas. My worry is that the police and army arriving will bring COVID-19...

Article: Looters Moving into Point Cruz

I am saddened to read about the violence. I lived in Honiara from 1983 to early 1985, while working for the Forum Fisheries Agency. I met many lovely people from different islands in the Solomons, and...

Possible reason for Solomon Islands riots

A quick look at the Solomon Islands reveals a story. The population rose from 89,000 to 711,600, a 7.1 fold increase, in a very short time. The top 35 most densely populated regions of the world are...

Appeal

Good afternoon! My name is Vasily, I live in Russia and have never been to the Solomon Islands. I am watching the ongoing riots from the news release. I really hope that the residents of the Solomon Islands...

Latest on girls killing?

Hello, After the news what is the latest on the people that killed that young girl? Is there any update because it is now weeks since we read the sad news. What has police done and is there any update?...

Plan to extend Parliament.

How come a country that is so ripe in corruption will cope up with this plan to extend the life of parliament from 4 years to 5 years. I have a question and the question is, is it constitutional or unconstitutional...

Champions of Youth Work

Congratulation! but instead of being passionate youth workers, some youth workers are opportunists. The message here is chose those who are passionate about their work as youth workers to be in the committee...

Participation

I am so grateful for the the Youth Work Champions highlighted in the news and my concern is who will attend to this activities.

Thank you!