Category: Elections

28 election petition cases now before High Court
Court

28 election petition cases now before High Court

Eliza Kukutu- May 31, 2024

By Eliza Kukutu A total of 28 election petition cases have been filed before the High Court. Deputy High Court Registrar Jack Taloifuila confirmed this ... Read More

Manele and Wale vying for PM
Elections

Manele and Wale vying for PM

Fredrick Kusu- April 30, 2024

Following the intense lobbying by two different coalitions in the past few days Jeremiah Manele and Mathew Wale have been nominated as their candidates for ... Read More

Guadalcanal Leading Duo Takes Up National Duties
Elections

Guadalcanal Leading Duo Takes Up National Duties

Eliza Kukutu- April 26, 2024

By Simon Tavake In a significant move that highlights their rising influence in Solomon Islands politics, Guadalcanal's leading duo has transitioned from provincial leadership to ... Read More

It’s a race between OUR Party, CARE and UP: Sogavare claims OUR Party already has the absolute majority
Elections

It’s a race between OUR Party, CARE and UP: Sogavare claims OUR Party already has the absolute majority

Fredrick Kusu- April 26, 2024

By Fredrick Kusu The current lobbying process among political parties is intensifying to its peak when OUR Party Wing Leader Manasseh Sogavare confidently announced that ... Read More

Lesson learnt next: SIEC anticipates Observer Reports for post-election review
Elections

Lesson learnt next: SIEC anticipates Observer Reports for post-election review

Fredrick Kusu- April 25, 2024

By Simon Tavake The Solomon Islands Electoral Commission (SIEC) will be conducting its lesson ‘lesson learnt’ program once reports from Observer Mission teams are made ... Read More

It’s a Wrap: SIEC Chairlady Officially Closes 2024 Joint Election
Elections

It’s a Wrap: SIEC Chairlady Officially Closes 2024 Joint Election

Eliza Kukutu- April 24, 2024

By Simon Tavake The Chairlady of the Solomon Islands Electoral Commission (SIEC), Mrs. Teasi Sanga, officially declared the country's first-ever Joint Election closed this evening, ... Read More

39 Pre-Poll Ballots from Honiara Overlooked in Isabel Count; Election Results Remain Unchanged
Elections

39 Pre-Poll Ballots from Honiara Overlooked in Isabel Count; Election Results Remain Unchanged

Eliza Kukutu- April 24, 2024

By Simon Tavake Thirty-nine pre-poll ballot papers from three constituencies in Isabel Province were not counted during the election counting process. Chief Electoral Officer and ... Read More