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Solomon Islands: New Funds For Road Repair Here

The Asian Development Bank's Board of Directors have approved the administration of two additional cofinancing grants from the Australian and New Zealand Governments to help restore essential...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Ului destroy houses

Latest reports say more than 10 dwelling houses in different villages on Rennell Island have either been destroyed or damaged by cyclone Ului. However, NDMO says the number is expected to increase as...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon: Flooding Affects Pamua School

Water problems is making life for Students of Pamua school very diffucult. The recent heavy rains that caused flooding blocked the water mains from normal flow. In an email from Pamua DLCP, form six...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Flooding Have Been Devastating : Toki

SIBC's North West Guadalcanal correspondent John Toki has described damages caused by the recent heavy rain and flooding as devastating. He says with bridges and parts of road west and eastwards side...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Flooding Hits Parts of West

Some parts of Western Province have also been affected by heavy rains, floods, and landslides, police in the province say. Still recovering from the two major earthquakes a few weeks ago, police in...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: People evacuated from flooding areas

More than 60 people have been evacuated from areas east of Honiara and are now at the Rove Police Club. Acting Police Commissioner Edmund Sikua says this followed the flooding of those areas as the...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Police search for missing children

The Royal Solomon Islands Police are mounting up search operations for two children who went missing around the upper Betikama area since yesterday. Acting Police Commissioner, Edmund Sikua said the...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Reports on effects of heavy rain

The National Disaster Management Office has received reports from various part of the country about effects of the recent heavy rain. Reports have been received from Guadalcanal, Malaita and Isabel. ...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Telekom install free emergency line

The National Disaster Council has thanked Our Telekom for supporting its Munda-based Emergency Operations Centre with free communication facilities. Our Telekom last Thursday installed a telephone...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Taiwan assist quake victims

Taiwan Embassy says the Taiwanese government is to donate 300-thousand dollars to help victims of the recent earthquakes in the Western Province. The Embassy says the donation ceremony will be hosted...

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Tonga

Tongan island is "over 90 percent" destroyed

Relief workers have reached the remote Nuiatoputapu island in the north of Tonga and are reporting that most of the buildings have been washed away. Nine people died in Tonga after three big waves...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Disaster responses halted

Post disaster assistance to communities suffering from recent strong wind damages to communities in South Malaita and East Central Guadalcanal has been temporarily halted awaiting government funding. ...

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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Savo relief supplies

The National Disaster Management Office, NDMO, has completed the food relief distribution of rice supplies on Savo island,Central Province Thursday. NDMO says that Savo island was affected during the...

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