The date for the 2010 Solomon Islands election has been decided and a recommendation sent to the Governor General, according to the Electoral Commissioner, Polycarp Haununu (Sololomon Star, 13/05/10, Island Sun, 12/05/10). However, the date won’t be announced until the Governor General returns from Taiwan on the 19th.
Mr Haununu has given us some clues, however. He states that the date is NOT the 29th of July as reported by Alfred Sasako, nor is it any of the other three dates that Sasako mentioned. (In an earlier post, I also claimed that voting would be held on 29 July so, based on the latest reports, I stand ready to humble pie …)