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    Ratu Isoa Plea Next Month

Ratu Isoa Plea Next Month

The Opposition whip, Ratu Isoa Tikoca, is expected to take his plea next month. Ratu Isoa appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court before Magistrate Makereta Mua, with his lawyer Faizal

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    FICAC Investigator Questioned

FICAC Investigator Questioned

A Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption investigator took to witness stand yesterday on Day 16 of the $3.1million road scam trial in the High Court in Suva. Kuliniasi Saumi was

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    Handicrafts Colour Macuata Day

Handicrafts Colour Macuata Day

Fine handicrafts, traditional mats, fans, baskets and many more items that the women of Macuata are renowned for will be on showcase during National Women’s Expo this year. Samples of

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    Dog Trapping Exercise For Savusavu Town

Dog Trapping Exercise For Savusavu Town

The Savusavu Town Council will be conducting a stray dog trapping exercise from tomorrow until July 14. All pet owners and residents in Savusavu are to secure and confine their

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    Last Chalk Of 54 Leave For Sinai

Last Chalk Of 54 Leave For Sinai

The last chalk of the current rotation Sinai peacekeepers from the Republic of Fiji Military Forces left yesterday morning. Among the 54 soldiers, who will be away for a year

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    26 Plants  Uprooted, Believed To Be Marijuana

26 Plants Uprooted, Believed To Be Marijuana

A 32-year-old farmer is in custody after the Fiji Police Force operation team uprooted 26 plants, believed to be marijuana, from a farm in Kavala, Kadavu, on Tuesday. The plants,

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    ‘Attitude Causes Road Accidents’

‘Attitude Causes Road Accidents’

It’s the attitude of drivers and pedestrians that causes road accidents says Land Transport Authority chief executive officer, Naisa Tuinaceva. This is despite having laws which penalised drivers and pedestrians

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    Himesh Loves Fiji

Himesh Loves Fiji

Himesh Reshammiya says it’s an honour and fantastic to be in Fiji. The Bollywood star and heartthrob is a singer, music composer and actor. He is here with his crew

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    14 Youths Graduate At Naqere

14 Youths Graduate At Naqere

Fourteen trainees, who are youths from Cakaudrove, Bua and Macuata provinces, graduated from Naqere Youth Training Centre in Savusavu yesterday. The youths had undergone four weeks of small engine and

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Ravai Praises His Engineers

  Ravai Praises His Engineers

The chief executive officer of the Water Authority of Fiji has praised his engineers for a job well done. This

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Reproductive Health Event In July

  Reproductive Health Event In July

More than 300 regional medical officers, nurses and midwives will gather in Suva from July 7-10 for the Pacific Society

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New Goverment Vessel Soon

  New Goverment Vessel Soon

The new addition to Government’s shipping fleet, the 40-metre utility vessel Cagivou is expected to be brought to Fiji in

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More Proactive Awareness Urged

  More Proactive Awareness Urged

There is a need for Police officers to be more proactive in providing awareness to the general public. This was

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More Police May Boost Nadi Patrol: Groenewald

  More Police May Boost Nadi Patrol: Groenewald

The Commissioner of Police, Bernardus Groenewald, says Police have a strict zero-tolerance approach on drunk and disorderly behaviour. He made

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‘More Police Visibility Please’

  ‘More Police Visibility Please’

Commissioner of Police Bernardus Groenewald reiterated the 70/30 concept yesterday during the talanoa session held in Lautoka. This was because

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Conserving Culture Key: Chief

  Conserving Culture Key: Chief

Conserving our mother tongue dialect and our culture is important, says Tui Macuata, Ratu Wiliame Katonivere. Ratu Wiliame Katonivere, was

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Suggestion Points To Renovation

  Suggestion Points To Renovation

A suggestion has been put forward during the Northern Divisional  Development Board meeting on Wednesday to renovate the Labasa Hospital.

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Buy-Back Scheme Rolling Well: Vuniwaqa

  Buy-Back Scheme Rolling Well: Vuniwaqa

Waivunia landowners from the province of Cakaudrove are the only people who have paid Government back on the buy-back land

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Vuniwaqa Explains iTaukei Lands And iQoliqoli

  Vuniwaqa Explains iTaukei Lands And iQoliqoli

While Government encourages investments in Fiji, it also wants to ensure that traditional landowners fully understand lease arrangements before they

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Eroding River Bank Threatens School

  Eroding River Bank Threatens School

An eroding river bank in Dreketi, Macuata, is threatening to displace a school. During the Northern Divisional Development Board meeting

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Himesh Ready To Wow!

  Himesh Ready To Wow!

Bollywood star Himesh Reshammiya arrived with a 14 member troupe yesterday, ready to wow local fans. Promoter Samuel Sen said

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Eden Pleased With North Growth

  Eden Pleased With North Growth

Development projects are quickly taking place in Labasa and Savusavu towns, says the Assistant Minister for Local Government, Housing and

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Onus On Us, Says Assistant Minister Eden

  Onus On Us, Says Assistant Minister Eden

In Fiji almost every person throws aware 1.5 kilos of rubbish every day but the world figure or bench mark

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Sewerage Plant For Savusavu Soon

  Sewerage Plant For Savusavu Soon

There are plans in place to set up a sewerage plant in Savusavu Town soon. This was confirmed by the

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Seniors Aged 68 Can Apply

  Seniors Aged 68 Can Apply

Senior citizens who are 68 years old can now apply for the Fijian Government’s Social Pension Scheme from July this

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Underprivileged Women Helped By Muslim Centre

  Underprivileged Women Helped By Muslim Centre

The newly built Makoi Women’s Vocational Training Centre in Suva will provide skills training and employment opportunities for underprivileged women

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Six Bound For Japan Training

  Six Bound For Japan Training

Five civil servants, together with the chief executive officer of the Labasa Town Council will leave for training in Japan.

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Understanding Nuclear Security

  Understanding Nuclear Security

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is trying to increase awareness in the Pacific about the benefits of nuclear technology

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Fijian Returns To Help Our Seniors

  Fijian Returns To Help Our Seniors

A charity organisation made a special visit to the Senior Citizens Home in Samabula, Suva, on Monday. Yashmeen Hussain, the

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