Category: Elections

SIEC records high voter turnout during Malaita by-election

Fredrick Kusu- October 10, 2022

Malaita province ward 28 provincial election saw its highest voter turnout at 82 percent after the Solomon Islands Electoral Commission (SIEC) successfully held its first ... Read More

SIEC Prepares for 2024 election

Fredrick Kusu- October 10, 2022

The Solomon Islands Electoral Commission has positioned itself to be election ready following the government's decision to defer next year’s national general election to 2024. ... Read More

Government says timing of Australian election offer inappropriate

Jared Koli- September 6, 2022

The Solomon Islands Government today says the timing of the announcement by the Australian Foreign Minister Penny Wong that Australia is willing to fund the ... Read More

Wale: PM’s deceptive scheme to extend Parliament lacks people’s mandate

Jared Koli- November 17, 2021

Leader of Opposition Matthew Wale has criticized the Prime Minister’s recent statement confirming Government’s intention to extend the life of Parliament as purely deceptive.  Opposition ... Read More

HCC Elects new City Mayor

admin- April 15, 2021

HCC Mayor-Elect, Eddie Siapu Congratulated by the Guadalcanal Premier Francis Sade Councilor for Rove/Lengakiki Ward, Eddie Siapu has been elected as the new Mayor for ... Read More

Six candidates to contest the South Choiseul National By-Election

admin- April 8, 2021

Chief Electoral Officer, Mrs. Jane Waetara Six candidates have been nominated to contest the upcoming South Choiseul National By-Election on May 19th, 2021. Chief Electoral ... Read More

South Choiseul by-elections sets for first quarter of this year

admin- January 21, 2021

Polling day for Central Honiara Constituency by-election 2020. South Choiseul by-election is scheduled to be held during the first quarter of this year. A confirmed ... Read More