Lautoka

Home At Last For Patients 5, 8 And 15: Mocelutu Tells Of COVID-19 Experience
COVID-19

Home At Last For Patients 5, 8 And 15: Mocelutu Tells Of COVID-19 Experience

The medical staff were awesome in doing their daily routine, checkups, making sure our health was okay, the food tha...

Nila Beach Resort On Sale But At A Lower Market Price Than Expected
SUNBIZ

Nila Beach Resort On Sale But At A Lower Market Price Than Expected

Owner Mohan Chinnusamy said yesterday that he had initially wanted to sell the resort for between $18m - $20m, but t...

PM: Fiji Flattens COVID-19 Curve With 44% Recovery
COVID-19

PM: Fiji Flattens COVID-19 Curve With 44% Recovery

Mr Bainimarama said this as 8 people of the 18 cases of COVID-19 have recovered as of yesterday.

26 Year Old Lautoka Man Charged With Murder Of Brother
Crime & Court

26 Year Old Lautoka Man Charged With Murder Of Brother

It is alleged that the accused lit a newspaper and threw it on the victim who was sniffing glue and locked him insid...

Man In 40s Charged For Robbing An Elderly Taxi Driver In Tavakubu
Crime & Court

Man In 40s Charged For Robbing An Elderly Taxi Driver In Tavakubu

The accused allegedly assaulted and robbed a 53-year-old taxi driver at Tavakubu on Saturday and stole cash, phone a...

Family Of Man In Remand Not Notified Till He Died: Raj
NEWS

Family Of Man In Remand Not Notified Till He Died: Raj

The Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission wants to know why the arrest and detainment of Jone Masirew...

Remanded Inmate Masirewa Died Upon Arrival At Lautoka Hospital
NEWS

Remanded Inmate Masirewa Died Upon Arrival At Lautoka Hospital

Meanwhile, Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said they were conducting investigations following claims that he was bea...

Man Who Snuck Into Lautoka Confinement Area Further Remanded
Crime & Court

Man Who Snuck Into Lautoka Confinement Area Further Remanded

Sina, a Kashmir resident in Lautoka is alleged to have returned from overseas and smuggled his way into the Lautoka ...

Cyclone Harold: Frightful Experience For Lautoka Resident
NEWS

Cyclone Harold: Frightful Experience For Lautoka Resident

“I was up by 5 am to get ready for work, the waves were something else. I’ve never seen the waves like that befo...

Roy Krishna Waives One Month’s Rent For Tenants
NATION

Roy Krishna Waives One Month’s Rent For Tenants

The 51-year-old said she and her son occupy the second flat at the bottom of the double-storey house, with the other...

COVID-19: Good News And Bad News Arrive With Latest Virus Cases
COVID-19

COVID-19: Good News And Bad News Arrive With Latest Virus Cases

Lautoka confinement ends 5am this morning. The 13th case is the mother of patient number three, 14th case is the wif...

Curfew Accused On Bail, Some Remand
Crime & Court

Curfew Accused On Bail, Some Remand

Appearing before Magistrates Sufia Hamza and Charles Ratakele, the 17 accused are being charged with disobedience of...

Ministry Cautions: Lautoka Confinement Extends To April 7
NEWS

Ministry Cautions: Lautoka Confinement Extends To April 7

Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete said: “If we lift the restrictions too early and ...

COVID-19: D-Day For Lautoka Confined Friday
COVID-19, NATION

COVID-19: D-Day For Lautoka Confined Friday

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said restrictions put on Lautoka due to COVID-19 could be lifted as early as Frida...

COVID-19: How Families Surviving In Confinement
COVID-19, NATION

COVID-19: How Families Surviving In Confinement

Mr Khan, 59, a painting supervisor at the Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa in Nadi, is one of the 25,000 people who ...

Tavakubu Village Bans Gathering Of More Than 10 People
NATION

Tavakubu Village Bans Gathering Of More Than 10 People

Mr Vuda said he thought best for the villagers and for the safety of their health and reduced the number to 10.

Senior Police Officer Charged For Allegedly Breaching Lautoka Lockdown Restrictions
Crime & Court

Senior Police Officer Charged For Allegedly Breaching Lautoka Lockdown Restrictions

The alleged selfish actions of the senior officer is deeply concerning and I have directed he be sent on interdictio...

Hindu Devotees Stick To Government Ban And Pray From Home, Mandir In Small Numbers
NATION

Hindu Devotees Stick To Government Ban And Pray From Home, Mandir In Small Numbers

Many Hindus in the country have started their Ram Naumi prayers at home because the temples have been ordered to sta...

Lautoka FNU Hostel Students In Need Of Sanitizers, Food
COVID-19

Lautoka FNU Hostel Students In Need Of Sanitizers, Food

FNU Acting Vice-Chancellor James Pounder is assuring all hostel students at the Natabua Campus and McGregor House th...

No Ground Zero Yet For Hoteliers
SUNBIZ

No Ground Zero Yet For Hoteliers

“This has undoubtedly been the most difficult event we could have ever imagined; to be faced with no choice but to...

University Of Fiji Vice Chancellor’s Alleged Helpers Charged With Disobeying The Law
Crime & Court

University Of Fiji Vice Chancellor’s Alleged Helpers Charged With Disobeying The Law

He is alleged to have picked up the University of Fiji Vice-Chancellor Sushila Chang from Anchorage Resort and trans...

Police Officers And Civilian Staff At Western Division Police HQ Under Quarantine
COVID-19

Police Officers And Civilian Staff At Western Division Police HQ Under Quarantine

A senior female officer had recently returned from overseas earlier this month and had undergone the mandatory 14 da...

COVID-19: Fiji Records 5th Patient, Nadi Airport To Shut Down All Passenger Travel Tomorrow
NEWS

COVID-19: Fiji Records 5th Patient, Nadi Airport To Shut Down All Passenger Travel Tomorrow

Be diligent. Be compassionate. And put those values into practice in everything you do.

6 Pearls Return Home
Netball

6 Pearls Return Home

Their departure was the result of the border control measures introduced in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Fi...

Settlement Spokesperson Pleads For Assistance Within Confinement Area
NATION

Settlement Spokesperson Pleads For Assistance Within Confinement Area

Mr Sovau said he collected bottles and scrap metal along with other settlement members to provide for their families.

COVID-19: Restriction In Lautoka Could Be Longer, Can Extend To New Areas
NEWS

COVID-19: Restriction In Lautoka Could Be Longer, Can Extend To New Areas

Restrictions imposed on Lautoka could be prolonged, extended to new areas or even the entire country, said Prime Min...

Woman Recalls Last Conversation With Friend Krishnamma
NEWS

Woman Recalls Last Conversation With Friend Krishnamma

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro confirmed the incident. She said they had recovered the body, and a post-mortem exam...

Don’t Blame Government, Says US Tourist
COVID-19

Don’t Blame Government, Says US Tourist

Mr Knapp chooses to remain positive despite the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Fiji, especially wi...

COVID-19: Fiji Police Crack Down On Lautoka Border Breach
COVID-19

COVID-19: Fiji Police Crack Down On Lautoka Border Breach

Help us and we’ll help you, Commissioner Qiliho tells public. But he warns that the full force of the law will com...

BTL:  How The Fiji Sun Got Through
Between the Lines

BTL: How The Fiji Sun Got Through

It’s also not about vans just driving through the checkpoint. Proper arrangements had to be put in place to have t...

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