Category: Laws

Law Reform Commission reviews Islanders Marriage & Divorce Act
Laws

Law Reform Commission reviews Islanders Marriage & Divorce Act

Eliza Kukutu- May 16, 2024

By Eliza Kukutu The Solomon Islands Law Reform Commission (SILRC) is working on the review of the Islanders Marriage and Divorce Act of the Penal ... Read More

Solomon Islands under campaign blackout
Elections

Solomon Islands under campaign blackout

Fredrick Kusu- April 15, 2024

By Fredrick Kusu/SIEC A campaign blackout is currently enforced in Solomon Islands ahead of the polling day tomorrow (Wednesday 17 April). Reporting and promotion of ... Read More

Australia supports Solomon Islands Director of Public Prosecution with ICT equipment
Laws

Australia supports Solomon Islands Director of Public Prosecution with ICT equipment

Fredrick Kusu- April 1, 2024

Australia is pleased to hand over critical information and communications technology equipment to the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) to carry out ... Read More

Australia supports current and emerging leaders in justice sector
Laws

Australia supports current and emerging leaders in justice sector

Fredrick Kusu- March 19, 2024

Australia is proud to host the ‘Women in Law and Justice Breakfast’ event at the Heritage Park hotel early this week in Honiara. The Solomon ... Read More

HCC imposes spot-fine on business house and individual for littering
Laws

HCC imposes spot-fine on business house and individual for littering

Fredrick Kusu- February 28, 2024

The Honiara City Council (HCC) Law Enforcement officers have arrested two individuals and served them infringement notices for littering under the Litter Ordinance on Monday ... Read More

Policy to protect and promote people’s rights in the making
Laws

Policy to protect and promote people’s rights in the making

Fredrick Kusu- February 8, 2024

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) in collaboration with a task force team of indigenous people from civil organisations are working on a new policy ... Read More

Education Act 2023 enforced
Education

Education Act 2023 enforced

Fredrick Kusu- January 5, 2024

The new Education Act of 2023 came into force on Monday, January 1st, 2023, following the assent by the Governor General, Sir David Vunagi, and ... Read More