The Commissioner of the Correctional Service of Solomon Islands (CSSI) Mr. Mactus Forau paid a courtesy visit to Makira/Ulawa Provincial Government (MUPG) Executive on Monday 17 April 2023 at the Provincial Headquarter in Makira/Ulawa Province.
During a brief discussion with the Provincial Executive, Provincial Secretary Mr Peter Rarahabura says, our meeting for today is a fruitful one for both CSSI and MUPG to see the strategic development plan of Kirakira Correctional Centre (KCC) relocation site and our cordial relationship.
MUPG Executive assured Commissioner Forau that Huro land is now own by the Provincial Government and looking forward to offer the land to CSSI for development.
Commissioner Forau reveal to the Executive that the identified site or plot is to relocate KCC and to develop the rehabilitation functions of the Centre, similar to Tetere Correctional Centre farm in Guadalcanal Province.
Commissioner Forau acknowledge the Provincial Executive for accepting his visit to the Provincial Government and the mutual partnership and understanding of developing the Correctional Centre in the Province.
Meanwhile as part of his official visit, Commissioner Forau also have the opportunity to convey his visit to Makira Ulawa Magistrate Court, Makira/Ulawa Provincial Police Commander and Makira/ Ulawa Public Solicitors to reaffirmed their ongoing support and relationship to maintain law and order in the Province and fair representations of inmate’s in their court proceedings.