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Two Worrying Mistakes By The Opposition Raises Serious Questions
Opinion

Two Worrying Mistakes By The Opposition Raises Serious Questions

It is the responsibility of the Opposition to question Government, but they must be based on solid grounds and suppo...

Clicks From Parliament: 12th February, 2019
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Clicks From Parliament: 12th February, 2019

             

OPINION: Keeping Dr Jiko Luveni’s Legacy Alive No Easy Task
Opinion

OPINION: Keeping Dr Jiko Luveni’s Legacy Alive No Easy Task

Whatever happens today, it is hoped that the best person is elected to become Speaker because he or she will carry t...

Ratu Epeli Nailatikau Is Government Nominee For Speaker Of Parliament
NEWS

Ratu Epeli Nailatikau Is Government Nominee For Speaker Of Parliament

SODELPA is expected to nominate lawyer Tanya Waqanika.

Public Invited To Make Submissions On Code Of Conduct Bill
NATION

Public Invited To Make Submissions On Code Of Conduct Bill

Members of the public and stakeholders are encouraged to make oral submissions to the Standing Committee on Justice,...

Ratu Epeli For New Speaker Of Parliament?
NEWS

Ratu Epeli For New Speaker Of Parliament?

Former President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, if he is available, ticks all the boxes to be the new Speaker of Parliament....

Akbar Sets Ministry Focus, Priorities For Year Ahead
NEWS

Akbar Sets Ministry Focus, Priorities For Year Ahead

Improving the standard of and spoken English is among priorities set by the Ministry of Education. This was highligh...

Ro Teimumu Vows To Stand Down In 2022
NEWS

Ro Teimumu Vows To Stand Down In 2022

Former Opposition leader Ro Teimumu Kepa has con­firmed that this would be her last term in Parliament. While deliv...

Jale Tells Of Change In Voter Mind-Set
NATION

Jale Tells Of Change In Voter Mind-Set

Newly-elected Opposition Member of Parliament Anare Jale believes the six additional seats won by Social Democratic ...

Kumar Pleads For Healthy, Well-Informed Debate
NATION

Kumar Pleads For Healthy, Well-Informed Debate

Re-elected Government Member of Parliament Parveen Kumar yesterday welcomed the Opposition mem­bers during his maid...

Plans In Place If 7s Bid Is Successful: Attorney-General
NEWS

Plans In Place If 7s Bid Is Successful: Attorney-General

Fiji may look at the model which Dubai uses if Fiji Rugby Un­ion’s bid for a Fiji 7s goes through. Dubai sets up ...

Public-Private Partnership Not Privatisation, Says Acting PM
NEWS

Public-Private Partnership Not Privatisation, Says Acting PM

Public-Private Partner­ship for Lautoka and Ba Hospitals does not mean the privatisation of the Fijian healthcare s...

No Ethnic Breakdown, Says A-G
NEWS

No Ethnic Breakdown, Says A-G

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khai­yum says the Opposition Parties – SODELPA and National Federation Party are...

Do Not Blame Bainimarama, Key Coup Figure Navakasuasua Says
NEWS

Do Not Blame Bainimarama, Key Coup Figure Navakasuasua Says

Maciu Navakasuasua, one of the key people, who was directly involved in the 2000 coup, says Prime Min­ister Voreqe ...

Tenders To Rebuild Koro School Will Be Recalled
NEWS

Tenders To Rebuild Koro School Will Be Recalled

Tenders will be recalled for the re­building of one school on Koro Is­land. Attorney-General and Minister for Educ...

Ratu Inoke Hails Duavata Policing Initiative A Success
NEWS

Ratu Inoke Hails Duavata Policing Initiative A Success

Through the Duavata Community Po­licing initiative under the Ministry for Defence and National Security 1000 mariju...

EDITORIAL: Experiencing True Meaning Of Equality, Equal Citizenry
NEWS

EDITORIAL: Experiencing True Meaning Of Equality, Equal Citizenry

Parliament was just warming up yesterday when it had to be adjourned to Wednesday to allow for the chambers to be fu...

PM To Chand: Where Were You In 2000?
NEWS

PM To Chand: Where Were You In 2000?

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama last night launched a scathing attack against National Federation Party MP Parmod ...

Chiefs vs Commoners
NEWS

Chiefs vs Commoners

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday questioned the disparity which existed betw...

Electoral Commission Puts Prasad On Notice
NEWS

Electoral Commission Puts Prasad On Notice

The Electoral Commission has put National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad on notice for comments he made to the...

Talk Facts, Bala Tells Opposition
NEWS

Talk Facts, Bala Tells Opposition

Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure and Transport, Parveen Bala has urged members...

Leawere Wants CSOs To Carry Out Voter Education
NEWS

Leawere Wants CSOs To Carry Out Voter Education

Oppsition’s Mikaele Leawere has called on the Government to reconsider the participation of the Multinational Obse...

Ratu Suliano Reflects On Role Of Past Leaders
NEWS

Ratu Suliano Reflects On Role Of Past Leaders

Shadow Minister for Youth and Sports and SODELPA MP Ratu Suliano Matanitobua says whatever he addressed in Parliamen...

Dr Luveni Commends Water Champion Programme
SUNCITY

Dr Luveni Commends Water Champion Programme

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) has been commended for introducing the “Water Champion” programme as a platfor...

EDITORIAL: Parliamentarians Should Not Abuse Their Privileges
Sunvoice

EDITORIAL: Parliamentarians Should Not Abuse Their Privileges

Our Parliamentarians are given a very honourable privilege- Parliamentary privilege. This privilege should not be us...

New Building Applications Worth $200 million
NEWS

New Building Applications Worth $200 million

Building registers for municipal councils reveal that 1399 new building applications have been received for the year...

New Maritime Vessel Expected
NEWS

New Maritime Vessel Expected

A new Government shipping vessel is expected to arrive in the country. This was revealed by Assistant Minister for ...

‘6 to 8 Staff Resign Yearly’
NEWS

‘6 to 8 Staff Resign Yearly’

The majority of staff members of the Reserve Bank of Fiji who resign are leaving for better opportunities. This was ...

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