Malaita Provincial Premier Honourable Peter Ramohia has thanked the Democratic Coalition for Change Government (DCCG) for prioritising development on Malaita in its policy intentions.
Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet says Honourable Ramohia expressed gratitude when Prime Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavare offered DCC Development Policy intentions support for Malaita Province in the Prime Minister’s office this week.
Mr Ramohia says while the national government is in the process of finalizing its Development Policy Framework, his Provincial Government is ready to launch similar framework reflecting the DCC Development Policy intentions for Malaita Province.
He adds his government will take a proactive role in fulfilling necessary requirements to ensure the successful implementation of all national projects earmarked for Malaita Province.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Sogavare in response thanked Premier Ramohia for his visit and offered DCC Development Policy intentions support for Malaita Province.
SIBC News understands Hon. Ramohia also used the opportunity to raise the issue of climate change which poses a serious threat, especially to the low-lying islands of Sikaina and Ontong Java.