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    Candidate Ball Draw Tomorrow, Numbers To Start From 508

Candidate Ball Draw Tomorrow, Numbers To Start From 508

Fijians will know tomorrow which candidate will be assigned which number. 508 will be the first number a candidate is assigned after a barrel draw for the 2018 general elections.

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    NFP Candidates In Hot Water Over ‘Dealings’

NFP Candidates In Hot Water Over ‘Dealings’

Skeletons have started to tumble out of the closets of National Federation Party candidates. Last night, details emerged about two from NFP and their various alleged deal­ings. In the first

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    Approved List Of Candidates For 2018 General Election

Approved List Of Candidates For 2018 General Election

The Fijian Elections Office has released the final approved candidate list. A statement from the FEO said: “Pursuant to section 29(2) of the Electoral Act 2014 [Act], the Supervisor of Elections

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    Candidate Nominations Close, Jaduram is SODELPA’s Replacement Candidate

Candidate Nominations Close, Jaduram is SODELPA’s Replacement Candidate

Labasa businessman, Nilesh Jaduram is SODELPA’s replacement candidate. His name was nominated today after Adi Narayan was disqualified. Surveyor, Himaiyat Ali is the replacement for National Federation Party candidate, Feroz

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    War Of Words Erupts Between A-G, Biman

War Of Words Erupts Between A-G, Biman

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khai­yum and National Federation Party leader Biman Prasad yesterday en­gaged in one of their fiercest exchanges so far outside of Parliament. Mr Sayed-Khaiyum, upset by NFP’s provi­sional candidate

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    ANALYSIS: Minimum Wage Rate And A Few Facts

ANALYSIS: Minimum Wage Rate And A Few Facts

National Federation Party leader Bi­man Prasad was on the FBC TV’s 4 The Record programme. On the programme, he was asked if any of the NFP candidates were paying their

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    Vote2018: PM At 74% In Latest Fiji Sun-Razor Opinion Poll

Vote2018: PM At 74% In Latest Fiji Sun-Razor Opinion Poll

FijiFirst leader Prime Minister Voreqe Bain­imarama still leads the charge in the Fiji Sun/ Razor national poll with an approval rating of 74 per cent. This is the weekly poll

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    2000 Coup Convict Admits Mistake, Tries Legal Way

2000 Coup Convict Admits Mistake, Tries Legal Way

When I decided to take part in the 2000 Coup it was not a mistake because of the conviction I had in me, says Social Democratic Liberal Party provisional candidate

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    Between The Lines, September 17, 2018

Between The Lines, September 17, 2018

HERE COMES FIJIFIRST It’s getting close, people. You can feel the election fever in the air. Here’s today’s guide for five things to watch for in the coming days. FijiFirst

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Adi Narayan Wants To Focus On Good Governance, Youth And Women

  Adi Narayan Wants To Focus On Good  Governance, Youth And Women

SODELPA provisional candidate, Adi Narayan, believes the party will deliver good governance and a corruption-free Government. Mr Narayan is a

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Unity Fiji’s Narube Responds To SODELPA Claims By Baba

  Unity Fiji’s Narube Responds To SODELPA Claims By Baba

Unity Fiji Party leader, Saven­aca Narube says the capabil­ity and strength of a political party in this year’s elections will

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In BETWEEN The Lines, 05, June 2018

  In BETWEEN The Lines, 05, June 2018

PARLIAMENTARY  ALLOWANCE An MP who vehemently op­posed the motion to increase parliamentary allowance has done a flip. He is now going

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#Vote2018: Hike In Yaqona Price Affects Campaign Logistics

  #Vote2018: Hike In Yaqona Price Affects Campaign Logistics

ANALYSIS: Yaqona retailers will be laughing all the way to the bank over the next few months as election campaigns

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#Vote2018: Equal Proportion Supported by People to Empower Every iTaukei Person

  #Vote2018: Equal Proportion Supported by People to Empower Every iTaukei Person

ANALYSIS:  Equal distribution of lease money did not go well with those who are higher in the hierarchy in landowning

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#Vote2018: SODELPA’s Rabuka, Kepa Neck And Neck In Sun Poll

  #Vote2018: SODELPA’s Rabuka, Kepa Neck And Neck In Sun Poll

A week of political dynamism has seen dramatic changes on the political front. While Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and the

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#Vote2018: FLP’s Take On E-transport

  #Vote2018: FLP’s Take On E-transport

Since the e-Ticketing system was introduced in October 2017 many difficulties have been faced by the people who are daily

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#Vote2018: The People Must Know The Risks To A Free And Fair Elections

  #Vote2018: The People Must Know The Risks To A Free And Fair Elections

In his response to my earlier ar­ticle on protecting democracy, the Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC) claimed that I

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ANALYSIS: What Will NFP Leader Prasad Do?

  ANALYSIS: What Will NFP Leader Prasad Do?

During a press conference on March 2, National Fed­eration Party leader Biman Prasad, issued a challenge to pro­vide evidence showing

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Ratu Inoke Applauds Work Of Yauvoli As MSG Director General

  Ratu Inoke Applauds Work Of Yauvoli As MSG Director General

The Minister for Defence Ratu Inoke Kubuabola has applauded the work of Fiji’s Amena Yauvoli as the director gen­eral of

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Proposed Party To Launch Signature Drive Next Week

  Proposed Party To Launch Signature Drive Next Week

The proposed Hope Party will begin their signature drive next week after finalising the party’s constitution and office bearers. This

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Let’s Use Court First To Test Freedoms, Says Raj

  Let’s Use Court First To Test Freedoms, Says Raj

Ashwin Raj says we can test the freedoms enshrined in our Constitution in Fijian courts before we complain to international

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Bulitavu Urges A PM, Rabuka Debate

  Bulitavu Urges A PM, Rabuka Debate

Outspoken Opposition Member of Parliament Mosese Bulitavu yesterday in Parliament challenged Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama to a public debate with

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ANALYSIS: Support For The Military First Big Sign Of Move Away From Old Party Platform

  ANALYSIS: Support For The Military First Big Sign Of Move Away From Old Party Platform

The first significant sign of policy shift in SODELPA is party leader Sitiveni Rabuka’s tacit support of the Republic of

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I Will Not Back Down: Rabuka

  I Will Not Back  Down: Rabuka

Newly-appointed SODELPA Party Leader, Sitiveni Rabuka has made a stand that he will not back down even if the majority

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SODELPA To Name Candidates In April 2017

  SODELPA To Name Candidates In April 2017

The Social Democratic Liberal Party will finalise their candidates for the 2018 elections by April next year, says party vice-president

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Roshika Deo Criticises Rabuka Appointment

  Roshika Deo Criticises Rabuka Appointment

Former independent candidate Roshika Deo has criticised the appointment of former Prime Minister Sitiveni Rabuka as the new SODELPA Party

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Top Three Tell Why They Should Be SODELPA Party Leader

  Top Three Tell Why They Should Be SODELPA Party Leader

The three front-runners in SODELPA’s leadership battle yesterday disclosed why they should be party leader. Former prime minister Sitiveni Rabuka,

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ANALYSIS: Sugar Politics Spills Into Sangam

  ANALYSIS: Sugar Politics Spills Into Sangam

Sugar politics has spilled into the Then India Sanmarga Ikya (TISI) Sangam splitting up its hierarchy and membership. The disruption

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ANALYSIS: SODELPA Aiming For High Calibre Candidates

  ANALYSIS: SODELPA Aiming For High Calibre Candidates

Candidates applying for a SODELPA ticket in the 2018 general election must be able to think on their feet. This

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