108 Years Old And Still Voting

Shakina is blessed with 10 children, 36 grandchildren, 80 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
15 Dec 2022 13:25
108 Years Old And Still Voting
From left: Nazim Hussain, Rabina Bano, Sgkhina Bi, Nizaar Hussain, Farzana Khan, Nameer Hussain and Nuzairah Nisha at their home at Solove, Labasa, on December 14, 2022. Photo: Shratika Naidu

For as long as she can remember, the oldest registered voter, Sgkhina Bi, has always exercised her right.

Yesterday’s opportunity to do so was no different for the 108-year-old.

Affectionately known to many as Shakina, she cast her vote at St Augustine Primary School in Labasa.

She was carried by her youngest son, Nazim Hussain.


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