New Political Parties Commission conducts first meeting
The newly appointed Political Parties Commission has had its first meeting on 31 December 2018 and deliberated on urgent matters brought before it last year.
A statement from the Commission today confirmed matters deliberated on were the applications of the Green Party and the Solomon Islands United Party for registration.
It said the Commission in its deliberation endorsed the applications having satisfied the relevant provisions of the Political Parties Integrity Act 2014.
The statement said the necessary paperwork is in progress in accordance with the PPI Act.
The new Commissioners are Mrs Taeasi Sanga who is the Chair lady, Sir Paul Tovua, Ms Ruth Liloqula, Mr Ashley Wickham and Dr Jack Maebuta.