Letters to the Editor Archive January 2022

Covid strategy in Solomon Islands

Hi, It is sad to see our country go through this, it was a matter of time, no country in the world is immune. Sad to say but it will be near impossible to contain the spread. It took almost a week before...

Fight with COVID is a loosing battle

We have already lost the battle with COVID before the outbreak. I say this because of two things which is become clear after the outbreak. 1) We did not want to vaccinate so we are facing the consequences....

Refund of air tickets

Hi, The airlines everywhere are scammers and thieves. They know and are using this pandemic to rip people off. Many are refusing to refund tickets. 2 different airline have my money and I cannot get...

Solomon Islands Panpipers: The Sounds of Our Ancestors

Good research Jimmy Nolan. For Arekan, Pan Pipe is their culture handed down from generation to generation, They dont know about the rest of the world playing Pan pipe (their own blend). Arekan Panpipe...

Closure of flights / covid

Not a good move. Covid virus is not going to go near soon. This virus should be considered like any other viruses (eg. Flue virus) for which we have no treatment. We just have to learn to live with it....

Total ban of international flights to the Solomon Islands

Hi, I totally agree with the complete flight ban, to ensure travelers don't bring in the virus. Our medical facilities and resources are inadequate and it will definitely be incapable of handling community...