Former Speaker of Parliament Sir Allan Kemakeza has congratulated the 50 Members of Parliament during the commencement of the 10th Parliament today.
Sir Kemakeza congratulates the MPs for their successful election before taking their oath before the House today.
“Honourable Members on behalf of the House congratulations on your being elected by your respective constituencies and I warmly welcome all of you as the fully fledged sworn oath members of this National Parliament of Solomon Islands today.”
The former Speaker urged the new MPs to represent the people and move the country forward during their term in parliament.
“I wish to take this opportunity to encourage you Honourable Members our people have spoken at the last general election and have mandated each of you to carry this nation forward.”