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    Saneem Calls In FICAC

Saneem Calls In FICAC

The election of Vijay Singh as a SODELPA vice-president is in breach of  the Political Parties  Decree, it was revealed last night. Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem said he had

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    Foster A Culture Of Transparency To Keep Corruption In Check: A-G

Foster A Culture Of Transparency To Keep Corruption In Check: A-G

Creating a culture of transparency is the only way to deal with corruption in a comprehensive manner, says Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. The Attorney-General referenced several constitutional

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    Corruption Charge Reddy Has Case To Answer, Says  Magistrate  Ratuvili

Corruption Charge Reddy Has Case To Answer, Says Magistrate Ratuvili

Chief Magistrate Usaia Ratuvili yesterday ruled that there was a case to answer in the corruption case against former Minister for Education Mahendra Reddy. “I find that the State has

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    FICAC To Withdraw Case Against Bhika

FICAC To Withdraw Case Against Bhika

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) has discontinued its proceeding against former businessman, Dhansukh Lal Bhika. Bhika, the former Naboro Mart Limited manager, appeared before the High Court in

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    Villages In North Learn Tips On Anti-graft Matters

Villages In North Learn Tips On Anti-graft Matters

A number of villages in the interior of Vanua Levu were given tips on how to identify corruption and report it. This included the villagers of Nacula, Saqani, one of

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    FICAC on the Hunt For MP  Balmindar

FICAC on the Hunt For MP Balmindar

The Fiji Independent Commission against Corruption was last night on the hunt for Government MP Balmindar Singh. Earlier in the day a bench warrant was issued by the Suva Magistrates

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    FICAC closes submission on $300k PWD scam case

FICAC closes submission on $300k PWD scam case

  Signatures were forged, blank cheques were signed and job numbers was falsely used to deliberately cause a loss to the Public Works Department, the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption

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    Former CID Boss Fronts Court

Former CID Boss Fronts Court

A former director of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) appeared in the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday facing five corruption-related charges. Luke Rawalai is charged by the Fiji Independent Commission Against

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    FICAC Works  Within Jurisdiction, Puleiwai Says

FICAC Works Within Jurisdiction, Puleiwai Says

  The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption official Francis Puleiwai said yesterday the commission did not deal with crimes in human trafficking and arms and ammunition because it was outside

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Custodial Sentence For Ex-Clerical Officer

  Custodial Sentence For Ex-Clerical Officer

A former clerical officer at the Registrar General’s office was sentenced to 14 months in jail by the Suva Magistrates Court

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Magistrate refuses FICAC application

  Magistrate refuses FICAC application

  The application for a rebuttal witness made by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) in the case of

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FICAC Investigates Alleged Help For Homes Card Scam

  FICAC Investigates Alleged Help For Homes Card Scam

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) has confirmed that an investigation is underway into an alleged scam in the

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Officers Face Investigation

  Officers Face Investigation

Some civil servants are under investigation for allegedly breaching the public service General Orders. The orders pertain to unethical practices

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Businessman On Bribery Charges Seeks More Time

  Businessman On Bribery Charges Seeks More Time

  A businessman who is charged with bribery along with two Police officers have asked the Suva Magistrates Court for

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A-G: More Civil Servants Expected To Face Charges By FICAC

  A-G: More Civil Servants Expected  To Face Charges By FICAC

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says more civil servants are expected to be charged by the Fiji Independent Commission against Corruption for

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More Lta Officials Face Charges

  More Lta Officials  Face Charges

  More senior officials of the Land Transport Authority (LTA) are likely to be charged soon in connection with an

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Hearing Date Set

  Hearing Date Set

Suspended Opposition parliamentarian Isoa Tikoca’s trial date has been changed to November 21, after the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption

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Bail Extended For Theft Accused

  Bail Extended For Theft Accused

A woman, who is charged with one count of theft by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC), appeared before

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Prosecutors Get Special Training

  Prosecutors Get Special Training

Prosecutors of the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption last week underwent a six-day training “Specialising in Fraud Prosecution”, which ended

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FEO Refers Singh’s Case To FICAC

  FEO Refers Singh’s Case To FICAC

The Fijian Elections Office has referred a matter regarding a National Federation Party member of Parliament to Fiji Independent Commission

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EDITORIAL : LTA’s Time For Talking Is Over, It’s Now Time For Action

  EDITORIAL : LTA’s Time For Talking Is Over, It’s Now Time For Action

The Land Transport Authority has begun its crackdown to flush out dishonest officers  involved in the alleged driving licence scandal.

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Sainiana Radrodro Trial Starts

  Sainiana Radrodro Trial Starts

Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) yesterday presented their first witness in their case against former Department of Works spokesperson

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Military Officers Plead Not Guilty To Bribery

  Military Officers Plead  Not Guilty To Bribery

An assistant purchasing clerk and a works warrant officer with the Republic of Fiji Military Forces yesterday pleaded not guilty

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Bill To Give Powers To FICAC To Proceed On Crimes

  Bill To Give Powers To FICAC To Proceed On Crimes

A Bill that will see the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) holding powers similar to the Director of Public Prosecutions

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Police Officers, Businessman Charged With Bribery, Abuse of Office

  Police Officers, Businessman Charged With Bribery, Abuse of Office

  Two Police officers and a businessman facing bribery related charges and abuse of office were released on strict bail

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Promoting A Culture Of Resilience Against Corruption In Fiji

  Promoting A Culture Of Resilience Against Corruption In Fiji

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) hopes to foster partnership with communities, Government institutions and initiate school programmes to

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Lawyers Absent, Case Adjourned

  Lawyers Absent, Case Adjourned

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption case of  Semisi Havea Waqa,  a former Ministry of Health acting executive officer and

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People Help FICAC Probe Public Service

  People Help  FICAC Probe  Public Service

  More than 50 per cent of complaints lodged with the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) are against poor

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Wednesday’s Anti-Corruption Day

  Wednesday’s Anti-Corruption Day

Corruption has become a global phenomenon and is wide spread across all sectors of life. It can be referred to

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