The Honiara City Council says as part of moving forward with its Policies and reforms, the “Betel nut Control Ordinance 2016” will be re-tabled in the next HCC’s Executive Meeting.
This is according to Deputy Mayor and Chairman for Law Enforcement Cr. Charles Chekah Aiwosuga.
He said the ordinance has been deliberated by the previous Government and is still yet to go through its final stage.
The Ordinance is to restrict or control the sale of betel nut within certain zones in the City.
Aiwosuga further thanked the City Clerk Rence Sore and the Management team for implementing new reforms within the City which has been effective.
The Deputy Mayor thanked the General public for complying with HCC and urged everyone to continue help keep the City clean and environmentally friendly.