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Government Vessels Assist FEO In Transporting Election Officials

Five Government Shipping Services vessels are engaged in the maritime zone for pre-poll voting prior to the General Elections on November 14, 2018. In a press release yesterday from the
07 Nov 2018 12:23
Government Vessels Assist FEO In Transporting Election Officials
Police officers who are part of the marine zone pre-poll voting boarding MV Iloilovatu on November 4, 2018.

Five Government Shipping Services vessels are engaged in the maritime zone for pre-poll voting prior to the General Elections on November 14, 2018.

In a press release yesterday from the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport it listed MV Cagivou, MLC Sigavou, MV Iloilovatu and MV Veivueti have already left for the Eastern Division for pre-polling.

On the vessels were more than 150 Fijian Election Office (FEO) officials assigned to maritime communities for pre-poll voting.

Fijian Elections Office officials boarding MLC Vunilagi for the Lau Group on November 6, 2018.

Fijian Elections Office officials boarding MLC Vunilagi for the Lau Group on November 6, 2018.

“Four Government vessels MV Cagivou, MLC Sigavou, MV Iloilovatu and MV Veivueti are currently engaged in this event while MLC Vunilagi is departing today (yesterday),” acting Permanent Sectrary David Kolitagane.

“The four early vessels had departed on Sunday, November 4,” he said.

MV Cagivou had departed for Namuka with 35 officials for Namuka I Lau, Komo, Moce, Oneata, Vanuavatu, Nayau, Tuvuca, Mago, Vanua Balavu (Susui, Namalata, Cikobia and Avea), Naitauba and Yacata.

MLC Sigavou departed for Ogea with 24 officials.

The FEO officials on MLC Sigavou have completed Fulaga (Muanaicake & Naividamu) and Ogea village Monday. The team is currently at Kabara.

MV Iloilovatu had departed for Kadavu with 70 officials. The team had completed Dravuwalu, Muanisolo, Mataso, Namara and Galoa village on Monday.

They are currently at Nabukelevu i ra.

MV Veivueti was also assigned for Kadavu and had departed for Galoa with 53 officials.

The team had completed Naivakarauniniu, Vunisei, Daku, Gasele, Nakasaleka, Nakaunakoro on Monday and is currently at Kavala.

MLC Vunilagi departed yesterday afternoon for Matuku and Totoya Islands in the Lau Group.

– Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport

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