Politics Archive July 2012

National Parliament Wants Autonomy

The Speaker of the Solomon Islands parliament is pushing to have control of its funds and daily operations removed from the Prime Minister's office.

Government Re-Affirms Support to Integrity Bill

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo has re-affirmed the government's full support towards the Political Integrity and Stability bill.
The Attorney General was reinstated after the Prime Minister, Hon. Gordon Darcy Lilo rejected the resignation.

Attorney General Remains

Billy Titiulu, the Solomon Islands Attorney General still remains as the Legal Advisor to National Government.
The Hon. Prime Minister, Gordon Lilo Darcy is yet to respond to the Attorney General's resignation.

Attorney General Tenders Resignation

The Solomon Islands Attorney General, Mr. Billy Titiulu has tendered his resignation yesterday afternoon.

Sogavare Condemns Advance

The Solomon Islands Member of Parliament for East Choiseul, Hon. Sogavare has condemned the government for advancing five million dollars from the Millennium Development Fund, funded by Republic of China.

Honiara Club Endorses Debt Management Strategy

The Honiara Club, Solomon Islands, has unanimously endorsed the Government's new Debt Management Strategy (DMS) during a meeting on Wednesday last week.

Advocacy Programme for Bye-Election Complete

Advocacy teams from the Solomon Islands Electoral Commission for the upcoming bye-elections in East Are Are and North Malaita Constituency are now back in Honiara after their awareness mission.

Government Accused of Ignorance to Disability

The founder of a rural training centre for deaf youth in Solomon Islands is accusing the government of failing to address the country's high rate of disability.
Sir Peter Kenilorea will be on of those contesting the seat for East Are'Are Constituency.

Bye-Election Contestants List Finalized

The Solomon Islands Electoral Commission is happy to announce and confirm to the good constituents from North Malaita and East Are'Are constituencies the final list of validly nominated candidates who will be contesting for the two parliamentary seats on the 1st August.

City Mayor Oust by Motion

The Honiara City Mayor, Israel Maeoli has been ousted by his Council via no-confidence motion last week.