Arrests Made In Temporary Raw Yaqona Sale Ban
The ban on the sale of raw yaqona on Taveuni Island has led to three arrests.
Divisional Police Commander Northern Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Veramu Nakauyaca said there were plans to maintain this temporary ban on the island.
SSP Nakauyaca said this was introduced in an attempt to reduce yaqona theft.
“And so far it has been successful as reports of yaqona theft has dropped,” he said.