15 Sep 2008

Solomons Premiers urged to encourage unity

1:55 pm on 15 September 2008

Solomon Islands Prime Minister, Dr Derek Sikua has launched the

second annual Premiers' Conference in Temotu's provincial capital, Lata.

The nine provincial premiers and the mayor of Honiara City have gathered for the weeklong conference which will coincide with a mini tradeshow.

In his opening remarks the Prime Minister urged the Premiers to forge stronger links among their provinces to keep the country together in unity and peaceful co-existence.