Solomon Islands national anthem song

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Who wrote the Solomon Islander national anthem (lyrics and music)?

When was the national anthem of Solomon Islands officially adopted?

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The National anthem of Solomon Islands is “God Save Our Solomon Islands”.
Solomon Islands’s anthem lyrics were written by Panapasa BALEKANA and Matila BALEKANA and the music was written by Panapasa BALEKANA.
Adopted 1978.
Listen to Solomon Islands national anthem on Youtube
Solomon Islander anthem lyrics (Official English)
God bless our Solomon Islands from shore to shore
Blessed all our people and all our lands
With your protecting hands
Joy, Peace, Progress and Prosperity
That men shall brothers be, make nations see
our Solomon Islands, our Solomon Islands
Our nation Solomon Islands
Stands forever more.
You can find more information about Solomon Islander anthem on Wikipedia – See link.


Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands flag

Conventional short form country name: Solomon Islands.
Conventional long form country name: none.
Local short form country name: Solomon Islands.
Local long form country name: none.
Former name of Solomon Islands: British Solomon Islands.
Solomon Islands Government Type: parliamentary democracy and a Commonwealth realm.
Parliamentary democracy is a political system in which the legislature (parliament) selects the government – a prime minister, premier, or chancellor along with the cabinet ministers – according to party strength as expressed in elections; by this system, the government acquires a dual responsibility: to the people as well as to the parliament.
A Commonwealth realm is a sovereign state that is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, has Queen Elizabeth II as its reigning constitutional monarch, and has a royal line of succession in common with the other realms. There are sixteen Commonwealth realms.