Politics Archive February 2012

Western Premier Faces No-confidence Motion

The Western Province Premier, George Solingi Lilo, is to face a motion of confidence during the upcoming Provincial Assembly sitting which will start on Wednesday.
Mark Kemakeza awaits his fate.

Kemakeza Guilty

Mark Kemakeza, the MP for Gela constituency, is awaiting sentencing after being found guilty of using public funds for his own benefit.
Foreign Minister Peter Shanel Agovaka.

PM Sacks Foreign Minister

Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo has sacked his Foreign Minister.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is escorted by Fijian Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola during his Fiji visit.

Agovaka Deny Chequebook Diplomacy

Solomon Islands Foreign Minister, Peter Shanel Agovaka, says Solomon Islands will not be involved in any chequebook diplomacy with Russia.

Youths Launch New Party

The founder of a new political party in Solomon Islands says it is aiming to ensure young people get the chance to complete their education.
Russian foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, in his recent visit to Fiji.

Talks of Diplomatic Ties with Russia

Solomon Islands and Russia are working together to fast track proposals for the establishment of diplomatic relations.