24 Sep 2002

Solomons capital mayor challenged

10:29 am on 24 September 2002

The mayor of the Solomon Islands capital, Honiara, today faces a challenge to his leadership position.

Ronald Fugui is to face a vote of no confidence instigated by David Dausabea.

Lobbying has intensified ahead of today's vote which will can be decided by a simple majority of seven members in the council.