Category: Health

NRH ready to test COVID-19 samples

Admin- May 13, 2020

MHMS Permanent Secretary, Pauline McNeil Country's Gene Xpert machines are now ready to test COVID-19 samples, commencing Thursday. This follows a successful trial it underwent ... Read More

Australia provides SDB$71 million COVID-19 funding support to Solomon Islands

Admin- May 7, 2020

Australian High Commissioner to Solomon IslandsDr. Lachlan Strahan and Foreign Affairs Minister Hon. Jeremiah Manele (center) The Australia Government has committed a SDB$71 million dollars ... Read More

SIMA accept government’s explanation on Dr. Posala’s termination

Admin- April 13, 2020

Terminated public service officer, Dr. Claude Posala The Solomon Islands Medical Association (SIMA) has accepted the government's explanation in relation to Dr. Claude Posala's termination ... Read More

COVID-19 suspected case tested negative

Admin- March 28, 2020

Health Minister Hon. Dickson Mua and his Permanent Secretary Pauline McNeil Of the three most recent suspected cases sent for testing in Australia, one has ... Read More

Honiara declared “Emergency zone”

Admin- March 27, 2020

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare Prime Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavare has declared Honiara as an emergency zone as he made a nationwide address today. ... Read More

“Close SI-International Borders”: Dr. James Ereaia

Admin- March 27, 2020

Solomon Islands Priest and doctor residing in Italy, Father Dr. James Ereai A Solomon Islands Priest residing in Italy has advised the government to immediately ... Read More

Coronavirus response efforts going on well

Admin- February 19, 2020

A passenger of the quarantined Diamond Princess in port Yokohama embarking the vessel after tested negative of coronavirusPhoto credit: BBC News The National Health Emergency ... Read More