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    Ex-Drug Addict Recounts Experience With Illicit Drugs Now Appearing On Fijian Shores

Ex-Drug Addict Recounts Experience With Illicit Drugs Now Appearing On Fijian Shores

Cocaine and Methamphetamine (also known as Ice) are something new you don’t want to try. This was the advice of Lolohea Umu who started injecting herself with cocaine and ice

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    107,417 Fijians Covered Under Insurance Scheme

107,417 Fijians Covered Under Insurance Scheme

The Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday signed the documents which will start the insurance scheme covering 107,417 Fijians as announced in the 2018/2019 National Budget. During the

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    Staff Sergeant Faces  32 Counts Of Obtaining Financial Advantage

Staff Sergeant Faces 32 Counts Of Obtaining Financial Advantage

The General Court Martial of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces will hear the case against one of its staff sergeants, who is charged with obtaining financial advantage by deception.

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    Ex-LTA Officer To Hear Ruling On September 14

Ex-LTA Officer To Hear Ruling On September 14

The court ruling of a man charged with bribery, abuse of office and attempting to prevent justice, will be heard on September 21. The accused, Aniz Ahmed, appeared at the

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    Rape! 11 Years, 11 Months Imprisonment For Father of Four

Rape! 11 Years, 11 Months Imprisonment For Father of Four

A 43-year-old father of four, who raped his 17-year-old sister in-law, has been told that he scarred the life of the innocent unsuspecting vulnerable victim for his sexual gratification and

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    7 Years Imprisonment For North Marijuana Farmer

7 Years Imprisonment For North Marijuana Farmer

A 37-year-old Cakaudrove farmer charged with unlawful cultivation of cannabis sativa, was sentenced to seven years imprisonment by the Labasa High Court. He will have to serve  a minimum term

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    Why Konrote Should Be Re-appointed As Fiji’s President

Why Konrote Should Be Re-appointed As Fiji’s President

Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote is expected to serve as President for one more term. Parliament will hold a special sitting  tomorrow to decide. These are the following reasons why Major-General

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    NZ Expert Disagrees With Election Critics

NZ Expert Disagrees With Election Critics

Professor Jon Fraenkel of Victoria University of Wellington does not agree with allegations made by Opposition parties that the 2014 General Election was hasty and unpersuasive. He made this assessment

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    New Policy To Bring About Transparency, Says UniFiji

New Policy To Bring About Transparency, Says UniFiji

The University of Fiji says it has introduced the clock in and clock out policy for staff to bring about transparency. It was responding to a Fiji Sun report that

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Student Body Head Under Fire

  Student Body Head Under Fire

Questions about the way funds have been used have been asked of the Fiji National University Student Association president Ketan

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Between The Lines

  Between The Lines

October poll? President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote’s first three-year term expires first half of October. Parliament cannot sit then because

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Man, 63, Missing From Home

  Man, 63, Missing From Home

Worried family members are still searching for 63-year-old Log Nadan, who has been missing for the past six days from

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Kerevi Banks On Drua To Grow

  Kerevi Banks On Drua To Grow

Fiji-born Wallabies centre Samu Kerevi has placed his money of the Fiji Airways Drua team to do well in the

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Forgeries Will Be Reported To Police, FICAC, TLTB Tells

  Forgeries Will Be Reported To Police, FICAC, TLTB Tells

  “At TLTB, we have found out that letters brought into our office which has signatures are signed on behalf

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Night works on Kings Road from Nakasi – Nausori

  Night works on Kings Road from Nakasi – Nausori

  Fiji Roads Authority (FRA) would like to advise mem­bers of the public that it will be carrying out Water

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Complaint Against Dentist Dismissed

  Complaint Against Dentist Dismissed

  The President of the Medical and Dental Professional Con­duct Tribunal Justice David Alfred yesterday dismissed a com­plaint lodged by

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Can’t Draw, Can’t Lose: Rodu

  Can’t Draw, Can’t Lose: Rodu

With one match day to go at Churchill Park in Lau­toka today both Solomon Islands and Vanuatu are nipping at

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348 Diabetes Related Amputations This Year

  348 Diabetes Related Amputations This Year

  So far this year, a total of 348 diabetes-related amputations were done at the three major divisional hospitals in

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Nasinu Businessman Appears For Drug Charge In Labasa

  Nasinu Businessman Appears For Drug Charge In Labasa

  A Nasinu businessman, Im­ran Khan, charged with possession of illicit drugs was released on bail by Labasa Magistrates Court

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Naqaravutu Village Records Highest Number Of Seasonal Workers

  Naqaravutu Village Records Highest Number Of Seasonal Workers

Naqaravutu Village of Tikina Tunuloa in Cakaudrove re­corded the highest number of seasonal workers deployed un­der the New Zealand Recognised

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We Can Play Like Men: Sekola

  We Can Play Like Men: Sekola

Sekola Waqanidrola says women can play football just like men. The 20 –year old Serua native said people should change

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Grace Road Investigations Continuing, Says Usamate

  Grace Road Investigations Continuing, Says Usamate

  The Minister for Em­ployment, Productiv­ity and Industrial Relations, Jone Usamate, has confirmed that the investigations into Grace Road Group

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Strength In Depth

  Strength In Depth

Fiji Airways Drua Head Coach Se­nirusi Seruvakula has named 11 capped Flying Fijians, a young, powerful front row and plenty

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Minister Meets With Savusavu Employers

  Minister Meets With Savusavu Employers

There is a 300 per cent tax rebate for the employment of persons with disabilities, This was highlighted by the

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 Training Offered To Growing Valued Sandalwood Farming

   Training Offered To Growing Valued Sandalwood Farming

    We have records from Lakeba where a single tree was sold for $12,000 at $35 a kg and

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$9k For Fiji Police IDC

  $9k For Fiji Police IDC

The Fiji Police Force received $9,000 from sponsor Kontiki Fi­nance in Suva yesterday. The sponsorship is for the Fiji Police

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Fiji Out, PNG, Vanuatu Qualify

  Fiji Out, PNG, Vanuatu Qualify

The Cricket Fiji national team were convincingly beaten by Samoa in the ICC World T20 East Asia Pacific Qualifiers at

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 Don’t Just Focus On Short-Term Gains At Expense Of The Future, Urges Seruiratu

   Don’t Just Focus On Short-Term Gains At Expense Of The Future, Urges Seruiratu

Development at the expense of our natural environ­ment is irresponsible. This was highlighted by Min­ister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime

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Daughter’s Backyard Garden Keeps Diabetes Away

  Daughter’s Backyard Garden Keeps Diabetes Away

  Karishma Kumar is a living testimony on what backyard gar­dening and consumption of fresh vegetables can achieve for those

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