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Rugby League Fraternity Mourns Musunamasi

The 56-year-old will be remembered for the huge sacrifice he made for the sport.
03 May 2019 16:18
Rugby League Fraternity Mourns Musunamasi
Fiji National Rugby League executive chair Peni Musunamsi addresses the Fijian sports journalists during the Fiji Sports Media symposium at Holiday Inn, Suva on April 23,2019. Photo: FASANOC

The Fiji National Rugby League fraternity is mourning the loss of one of the sport’s long serving administrator and executiver chair­man Peni Musunamasi.

The Naioti, Yale, Kadavu native died at the Colo­nial War Memorial Hospital in Suva yesterday after a short illness, FNRL confirmed yesterday.

The 56-year-old will be remembered for the huge sacrifice he made for the sport.

The Fiji Secondary Schools Rugby League posted on their Facebook page yesterday: “#FSSRL here­by learnt the sad passing of our great secondary school rugby league supporter who has been very instrumental in the development of league since its inception in 2007.

“We offer condolence to the family and the rugby league community in Fiji and abroad. RIP Sir.”

Musunamasi is survived by his wife, four children and five grandchildren.

Edited by Osea Bola

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