Category: Parliament

PM clarifies intention of Constitutional Bill

Jared Koli- September 8, 2022

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare today clarifies that the Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2022 is not an attack on our democracy nor does it intrude on the ... Read More

Extension of Parliament tug of war

Jared Koli- September 2, 2022

  Embattled Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare’s announcement in Parliament today on the Constitution (Amendment) Bill has received backlash from the Parliamentary Opposition Group. Leader Matthew ... Read More

Constitution Amendment Bill should ready for Parliament by September

Fredrick Kusu- August 12, 2022

The Constitution Amendment Bill 2022 is expected to be ready for parliament by September 2022. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare announced this in parliament on Wednesday ... Read More

Government says dialogue on election deferral leads to greater understanding by Churches

Jared Koli- June 22, 2022

An open dialogue on the proposed deferral of the 2023 National General Election between the Solomon Islands Christian Association (SICA), the Solomon Islands Full Gospel ... Read More

PM briefed on Electoral Matters

Jared Koli- November 15, 2021

Chairman of the Solomon Islands Electoral Commission, Patterson Oti today (15/11/21) briefed the Minister responsible for the Commission, Prime Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavare on electoral ... Read More

Lockdown Orders by the Prime Minister is Legally Valid Under the Constitution, High Court Ruled

Jared Koli- July 5, 2021

The High Court recently ruled that the lockdown orders made by the Prime Minister under the COVID-19 Emergency Powers are legally valid under the constitution. ... Read More

Wale calls on the government to put a moratorium ban on mining activities; ‘Get the mining bill before parliament’

Johnson- June 23, 2021

Aerial shot of Gold Ridge Mining Leader of the opposition, Hon. Mathew Wale has called on the government to put a moratorium on all mining ... Read More