Weather Fiji, Suva   Max 30°C, Min 23°C

Fiji Sun

Dr Jiko Luveni

 Current News
    Granddaughter Tells Of Dr Luveni’s Legacy

Granddaughter Tells Of Dr Luveni’s Legacy

Speaker of Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni will al­ways be remembered as someone her granddaughters could talk to about anything. Dr Luveni’s granddaughter Talei Yasa Bryant said her grandmother was someone

0 comment Read Full Article
    SODELPA Heaps Praise Upon Late Madam Speaker

SODELPA Heaps Praise Upon Late Madam Speaker

  The late Dr Jiko Luveni may have disappointed a few Members of Parliament by some of her rulings but those disappointments fade into insignificance when compared to her achievements

0 comment Read Full Article
    Late Dr Luveni Praised For Her Service To Fiji

Late Dr Luveni Praised For Her Service To Fiji

The late Dr Jiko Luveni, Speaker of Parliament, was yesterday praised by people for her service to the country. Tributes began flowing, soon after news of her death was reported

0 comment Read Full Article
    Speaker of Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni, Dies at 72

Speaker of Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni, Dies at 72

The Speaker of Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni, has died. Dr Luveni, 72, is believed to have died this morning. The cause of death has not been released yet, however, it

2 comments Read Full Article
    Dr Luveni: Why I Interrupted Prasad’s ‘Point Of Order’

Dr Luveni: Why I Interrupted Prasad’s ‘Point Of Order’

Speaker to Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni, ruled yesterday afternoon that the Opposition Member of Parliament Biman Prasad’s “point of order”, did not qualify under the point of order process. Her

Read Full Article
    Veena: I’ll Give It My Best Shot

Veena: I’ll Give It My Best Shot

I will give it my best shot, says the newly elected Deputy Speaker Veena Bhatnagar yesterday. In a secret ballot, the Assistant Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation outvoted

Read Full Article
    President to address Parliament  tomorrow

President to address Parliament tomorrow

  The new Parliament convenes for the first time tomorrow after the 2018 General Election. After the formalities in the morning, the President, Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote, will address Parliament

Read Full Article
    Speaker Reminds MPs  of Parliamentary Role

Speaker Reminds MPs of Parliamentary Role

  Newly elected and re-elected Members of Parliament participated in a one-day induction yesterday for the first Parliament sitting, which is scheduled to take place next week. Speaker of Parliament

Read Full Article
    Call To Give Women An Equal Break

Call To Give Women An Equal Break

  A gathering in Suva has been told that women must be given equal opportunities as men because what they earn as income goes into the needs of families. The

Read Full Article

 Speaker Will Not Interfere in Matters Now in Police Hands

   Speaker Will Not Interfere in Matters Now in Police Hands

The Speaker of Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni, will not interfere in a matter regarding the Na­tional Federation Party (NFP) and

Read Full Article

Analysis :Robust Debate on Rehabilitation After Cyclone Expected

  Analysis :Robust Debate on Rehabilitation After Cyclone Expected

Government’s rehabilitation operations after the recent cyclones will be a hot topic when Parliament sits again next week. Expect the

Read Full Article

Speaker Luveni Terminates Question By MP Nawaikula

  Speaker Luveni Terminates Question By  MP Nawaikula

SODELPA Member of Parliament Niko Nawaikula’s supplementary question to the Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum was terminated by

Read Full Article

Speaker rules against Prasad point of order

  Speaker rules against Prasad point of order

Speaker Doctor Jiko Luveni yesterday ruled against the Point of Order raised by the NFP Opposition MP Professor Biman Prasad.

Read Full Article

Speaker disallows Opposition raising supplementary questions to Koroilavesau

  Speaker disallows Opposition raising  supplementary questions to Koroilavesau

Opposition MPs were not given the opportunity to raise supplementary questions to the Minister for Fisheries in Parliament yesterday. This

Read Full Article

Leaders Adopt Declaration Outlining New Vision For Regional Parliamentary Forum

  Leaders Adopt Declaration  Outlining New  Vision For Regional Parliamentary Forum

The 26th annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) ended on a high note in Hanoi, Vietnam on Saturday,

Read Full Article

Luveni Tables Gender Push at Meeting in Vietnam

  Luveni Tables Gender Push at Meeting in Vietnam

Fijian Parliament Speaker, Dr Jiko Luveni, attended the Women Parliamentarians’ Meeting of the 26th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF) held on

Read Full Article

Dr Luveni Leads ParliamentARY Delegation TO Commonwealth Meet

  Dr Luveni Leads ParliamentARY  Delegation TO Commonwealth Meet

The 63rd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference, one of the largest annual gatherings of Commonwealth parliamentarians is currently underway in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Read Full Article

Dr Luveni: People Tell Us MPs Behave Like Children

  Dr Luveni: People Tell Us MPs Behave Like Children

Speaker of Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni says people think MPs behave like children. That’s a common response when the public

Read Full Article

Speaker Dr Luveni Lifts Parliament To New Level

  Speaker Dr Luveni Lifts Parliament To New Level

Speaker of Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni turns 72 soon. But she is not showing any sign of slowing down. In

Read Full Article

Speaker: Stop Race Talk. Keep Stability

  Speaker: Stop Race Talk. Keep Stability

Speaker of Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni says any attempt to prevent  a future coup and political instability must start in

Read Full Article

Speaker Asks MP To Sort Out Debt

  Speaker Asks MP To Sort Out Debt

Speaker of Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni has had to ask troubled FijiFirst MP Balmindar Singh to sort out his debt

Read Full Article

FEO Rolls With Mobile Voter Registration

  FEO Rolls With Mobile Voter Registration

All Fijians must choose their leaders which is part of achieving true democracy in this country. This statement was made

Read Full Article

Speaker Tells Nawaikula To Withdraw Racial Comments

  Speaker Tells Nawaikula To Withdraw Racial Comments

Speaker of Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni yesterday said she would cease proceedings in Parliament until Opposition Member Niko Nawaikula withdrew

Read Full Article

Fiji Sun on Fiji Airways flights A Commercial Decision, MPs Told

  Fiji Sun on Fiji Airways flights A Commercial Decision, MPs Told

Having Fiji Sun as the only newspaper on Fiji Airways flights was a commercial decision by the airline, Parliament was

Read Full Article

Ratu Naiqama Welcomed Back After 2 Year Suspension

  Ratu Naiqama Welcomed Back After 2 Year Suspension

The Speaker to Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni yesterday welcomed suspended SODELPA Opposition MP, Ratu Naiqama Lalabalavu back to Parliament. However,

Read Full Article

Date Set for 2017-2018 Budget Announcement

  Date Set for 2017-2018 Budget Announcement

The motion to announce the 2017-2018 budget date for June 29 was approved in Parliament yesterday. In moving the motion,

Read Full Article

No Ministry of Civil Service in 2015, A-G stressed

  No Ministry of Civil Service in 2015, A-G stressed

The Ministry of Civil Service does not need to provide an annual report on civil service reforms in 2015 because

Read Full Article

Seruiratu Versus Kepa

  Seruiratu  Versus Kepa

Government does not decide which questions of the Opposition are allowed to be asked in Parliament, says Inia Seruiratu. The

Read Full Article

Proceedings To Be Interpreted To All Viewers

  Proceedings To Be Interpreted To All Viewers

Sign language practitioners yesterday provided television viewers simultaneous interpretation of proceedings in Parliament. Speaker to Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni said

Read Full Article
you said it
"I support it 200 percent, I am with FRU, the country and the people of Fiji. We want to bid to get one of the HSBC stops in Fiji."
Waisale Serevi
Sevens Legend
January 2019
M T W T F S S
« Dec    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031