Jone Usamate

Students End Years Walking To School On Muddy Road During Wet Weather
NATION, NEWS

Students End Years Walking To School On Muddy Road During Wet Weather

For 71 students of Coloi-Naivakacere Primary School in Tailevu, walking in mud­dy and slippery roads has been the n...

Naceva District School Now Enjoy Internet Connectivity
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Naceva District School Now Enjoy Internet Connectivity

Students of Naceva District School will now be able to expand their learning capabilities through internet connectivity.

Cogea Villagers Ready To Relocate
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Cogea Villagers Ready To Relocate

Maintaining a balance between climate risks and cultural heritage is a massive challenge and he applauded the foresi...

Native Land Commission To Find Rightful Owners of Vatuyalewa Jetty
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Native Land Commission To Find Rightful Owners of Vatuyalewa Jetty

Native Land Commission (NLC) is now involved in finding out the rightful owners of the land where the Vatuyalewa Jet...

Nabiti Village Connects To EFL Grid
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Nabiti Village Connects To EFL Grid

Solar and kero­sene lights will be a thing of the past for Nabiti villagers in Dreketi.

Use New Conference Room To Help People Of North, Minister Advises
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Use New Conference Room To Help People Of North, Minister Advises

$80 thousand The cost of the newly commissioned Usamate Conference and Training Room at the Labasa depot.

New Water Authority Chief Presents Sevusevu to Infrastructure Minister
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New Water Authority Chief Presents Sevusevu to Infrastructure Minister

The Water Authority of Fiji’s newly appointed Chief Executive Officer, Amit Chanan, assumed charge yesterday. Mr C...

Recent Floods Cost FRA Additional $100m
NEWS

Recent Floods Cost FRA Additional $100m

Mr Usamate said the issue of flooding had always been a concern for the country for many years.

Shaft Commissioning Heralds New Dawn at Vatukoula Gold Mines
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Shaft Commissioning Heralds New Dawn at Vatukoula Gold Mines

The Dolphin Shaft Deepening Project was officially commissioned by the Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources Jone...

 Help On The Way For Lau Group
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 Help On The Way For Lau Group

He added that the government was working with donor friends and partners to provide bottled drink­ing water for the...

State Cautions Landowners Against ‘Eviction’ Efforts in Gold, Copper Exploration Project
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State Cautions Landowners Against ‘Eviction’ Efforts in Gold, Copper Exploration Project

The Mineral Resources Department (MRD) yesterday said it was legally impossible to evict Namosi Joint Venture becaus...

Usamate Says, Opposition Mps Comment On President Distasteful
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Usamate Says, Opposition Mps Comment On President Distasteful

Mr Usamate said the President’s address was on point and right on target and high­lighted important issues, that ...

Better Road Network For Nakoro, Navitilevu By Sept
NEWS

Better Road Network For Nakoro, Navitilevu By Sept

‘It is a new chapter for us at Navitilevu. We have had a tough time before but because this government continues t...

Bridge To Complete By May, 2022
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Bridge To Complete By May, 2022

Mr Usamate said that this was one of the crucial bridges in the highlands of Navosa because it connected villages to...

Drones Boost Maping And Aerial Photography
SUNBIZ

Drones Boost Maping And Aerial Photography

Made in China, the two drones are amongst continuing efforts contingencies of the Chinese embassy to help Fiji throu...

‘60% Ready For November To April Cyclone Season’
NATION

‘60% Ready For November To April Cyclone Season’

“We take preparation very seriously because crisis management is within the continuum of preparedness, prevention ...

Five Sites Identified For Fiji’s Deep Sea Mineral Exploration: KIOST Minerals
SUNBIZ

Five Sites Identified For Fiji’s Deep Sea Mineral Exploration: KIOST Minerals

Five prospective Fijian sites have been identified by a Korean deep sea mineral exploration company for further inve...

Boreholes Benefit 100s  In Nadroga
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Boreholes Benefit 100s  In Nadroga

When communities have ample water, they thrive - their health, their farming, their economy all can steadily improve...

Minister Jone Usamate Visits Gold Mine
SUNBIZ

Minister Jone Usamate Visits Gold Mine

Vatukoula Gold Mines Limited and Amex Resources Limited are the only two mining companies that are in full operation...

Full Report On Mt Kasi Redress This Week: Jone Usamate
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Full Report On Mt Kasi Redress This Week: Jone Usamate

A full report on findings of a redress related to the tender on Mt Kasi will be tabled with the line minister’s of...

Viti Mining Gets Two Licences
SUNBIZ

Viti Mining Gets Two Licences

Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources, Jone Usamate, hailed Viti Mining for its $1 million investment, which will...

Company Seeks Redress Over Mt Kasi Tender
SUNBIZ

Company Seeks Redress Over Mt Kasi Tender

The tender award for mineral exploration at Mt Kasi, Vanua Levu, is being reviewed. Permanent secretary, Raijeli Tag...

PM Calls Village Self-sufficient
FIJI NEWS, NATION

PM Calls Village Self-sufficient

Vunivutu Village in Macuata has been dubbed a self-sufficient village by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama after...

Meeting This Week For Road Slip And Affected Roads Up North: Usamate
NEWS

Meeting This Week For Road Slip And Affected Roads Up North: Usamate

“There has been extensive damage on our roads across Vanua Levu and with the number of activities carried out toge...

Minister Looks Into Water Supply Woes At Lekutu, Galoa
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Minister Looks Into Water Supply Woes At Lekutu, Galoa

“If water won’t come from the main source then the water authority has to continue with water carting.”

16-metre High Waves Expected In Coastal Areas, Evacuate NOW
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16-metre High Waves Expected In Coastal Areas, Evacuate NOW

Storm surges are expected to bring waves up to 16metres.

Nemani Delaibatiki: Usamate A Quiet Achiever, Not An Attention Seeker
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Nemani Delaibatiki: Usamate A Quiet Achiever, Not An Attention Seeker

12 months in office since the 2018 GENERAL election, he’s been on the road visiting developments. The Minister for...

Lakena Bus Accident: Minister Usamate Awaits LTA, Police investigations
NEWS

Lakena Bus Accident: Minister Usamate Awaits LTA, Police investigations

Land Transport Authority is conducting its own investigations into the tragic accident that claimed the lives of two...

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