Category: Disaster

TAINAREHO 1 OWNER AND MASTER ALLEGEDLY VIOLATED SHIPPING ACT 1988

Admin- October 7, 2020

The ill fated MV Taimareho 1 in its glory days The Owner and Master of Taimareho 1 have allegedly violated certain sections of the country's ... Read More

Government to ratify the Bunkers Convention

Admin- August 11, 2020

Minister for Environment and Climate Change, Dr. Culvic Togamana  The government has approved the ratification of the Bunkers Convention recently The Ministry of Foreign Affairs ... Read More

Strong wind warning to Solomon Islands

Admin- April 6, 2020

Recent bad weather, West Guadalcanal|Photo: John Toki A strong wind warning is current for most of our waters, says the Solomon Islands Meteorological Services. The ... Read More

Taimareho ferry sea tragedy inqury soon

Admin- April 6, 2020

MV Taimareho 1 loading at the wharf last week |Photo Supplied. An inquiry into the tragic incident occurred during MV Taimahero's voyage to West Are'are, ... Read More

UPDATED: FIVE bodies recovered from Taimareho ferry tragedy

Admin- April 5, 2020

Taimareho sea ordeal passengers |Photo: Solomon focus Five bodies have been recovered by Maritime’s Search and Rescue team today. This was confirmed by the SIMSA ... Read More

Landslide tragedy claimed lives, search on for missing people

Admin- March 13, 2020

Homes in Sahalu, West Guadalcanal destroyed by landslide and flooding Two people are confirmed dead and six still missing at Lambi, West Guadalcanal as a ... Read More

Tropical Cyclone Rita current for Temotu province

Admin- November 25, 2019

Cyclone Photo: Supplied. A Tropical Cyclone Warning is current for Temotu Province, confirms the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service. In its fifth warning at 4:30 pm ... Read More