Renbell Provincial Govt Assured To Host 6th Solo Games


    Renbell province will play host to the 2018 6th Solomon Games and its provincial government has assured their commitment for the national event.
    Speaking during the opening of the Avaiki netball inter-ward championship, Deputy Premier Bernard Taungaika stated that the games be hosted by the province and his executive is certain about it.
    “I understand the public and sports men and women wonder if the province will host the national games.
    “I am here to assure you that the games will be hosted next year by the province,” Mr. Taungaika said.
    He called on sports individuals in the province to work towards the event.
    “Our Government is advertising the position of sports and youth director and we hope to fill in the position by the end of this year.
    “In recruiting the officer, we intend to establish a provincial sports council, who will work closely with their provincial sport association and their federation.
    “Our Government is committed in the area of sports and we hope to host a successful one.
    Recently the National government has allocated a sum of 3 million mainly for constructions of sport facilities.