Voters defy warnings to board crowded Solomons ferries

By Luke Costin
Updated April 13 2024 - 7:35pm, first published 7:33pm
Honiara residents are boarding overcrowded vessels to return to their home towns to vote. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
Honiara residents are boarding overcrowded vessels to return to their home towns to vote. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

Crowds have swarmed ferries in the Solomon Islands capital as the Pacific nation prepares for one of its most important polls.

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