National Fire Authority (NFA)

‘Joining NFA Was A Calling I Would Never Regret’
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‘Joining NFA Was A Calling I Would Never Regret’

Qoriniasi Mau Lutudromu, 69, was with the National Fire Authority (NFA) from January 26, 1976 to 2011.

NFA Probes A Residential Fire At Saweni, Lautoka
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NFA Probes A Residential Fire At Saweni, Lautoka

“The structure was a corrugated house and well involved-fire had spread to the facer board of the garage of the ne...

CEO NFA: Fire Safety This Diwali Is Imperative
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CEO NFA: Fire Safety This Diwali Is Imperative

Mr Sowane highlighted that most house fire incidents are attributed from the amount of combustible materials inside ...

House Fire Destroys Home And Ruins Family’s Plans For Diwali
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House Fire Destroys Home And Ruins Family’s Plans For Diwali

Devendra Kumar, 53, a sugarcane farmer said losing the home belong to himself, his wife and three children, three we...

Recent Residential Fires A Great Concern For NFA
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Recent Residential Fires A Great Concern For NFA

Check and ensure that all fire safety measures are ob­served in homes. This was the gist of National Fire Author...

76-year-old Devastated, Fire  Destroys Home
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76-year-old Devastated, Fire Destroys Home

“I don’t know what to do. Everything is gone. I wish my leg was good, so I could have stood up and stopped the f...

Taxi Crashes, Burns, 2 Dead
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Taxi Crashes, Burns, 2 Dead

“I can’t take it, I don’t know what to do. I am alone now, I can’t say anything; he has left me alone. He wa...

Ratepayers Call For More Security At the Vunato Dump Site
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Ratepayers Call For More Security At the Vunato Dump Site

“I think this is the second time the dump has caught fire; the last time it was a small fire, but the fire at the ...

Fire Destroys Lautoka Family’s Home
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Fire Destroys Lautoka Family’s Home

“It is sad because all the children, my nieces and nephews were brought up there and we just think of my parents b...

Joint Government Team Journey By Foot To Visit Rural Fijians
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Joint Government Team Journey By Foot To Visit Rural Fijians

“The visit is quite critical because this aligns to the commitment of Government to ensure that those in rural Fij...

Two Businesses Destroyed By Nadi Fires
NEWS

Two Businesses Destroyed By Nadi Fires

“This business was among our other businesses that we have, but the Chill Zone Café and Kava Bar was one of our b...

School Undergoes Clean-Up, Disinfection After Evacuation
NEWS

School Undergoes Clean-Up, Disinfection After Evacuation

Mr Prasad said a team from the Ministry of Health and Medical Services in Labasa would soon arrive to carry out thei...

Blaze Leaves More Than 20 People Homeless
NATION

Blaze Leaves More Than 20 People Homeless

An eyewitness claimed the fire was set by a woman who was seen trying to make her escape when the fire started aroun...

Landlord Suspects Arson, NFA Probes Claim
NEWS

Landlord Suspects Arson, NFA Probes Claim

Mr Ali said the thought of seeing the tenant’s household items placed in a nearby bush while the fire happened als...

 Aust Fire Experts Called In To Help Probe 2 Big Fires
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 Aust Fire Experts Called In To Help Probe 2 Big Fires

We don’t want to leave any stones unturned because they were big fires and we want to determine the actual cause.

 Lautoka City Council Suspects Arson At Vunato Rubbish Dump
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 Lautoka City Council Suspects Arson At Vunato Rubbish Dump

NFA has been notified and consulted on the firefighting methodology and they constantly monitor and guide LCC on thi...

Programme Is First Step In Reaching Out To Other Communities: NFA CEO
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Programme Is First Step In Reaching Out To Other Communities: NFA CEO

The community fire wardens have been trained and taught the basic skills in life saving evacuation. This includes fi...

Lautoka And Ba Councils Get Head Start On Clean-Up
NEWS

Lautoka And Ba Councils Get Head Start On Clean-Up

Team inspections have revealed damaged posts for power lines and trees blocking roads. Most of the roads and bridges...

Fire Destroys Family’s Home
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Fire Destroys Family’s Home

Before going to bed, the boys had lit candles in the living room after a lightning bolt struck taking out the house...

Blaze At Courts In Nadi Now Under Investigation
NATION

Blaze At Courts In Nadi Now Under Investigation

A staff member of Courts, Sevanaia Vakacegu, said he saw the smoke coming from upstairs. He quickly alerted his fell...

Authority Acts Swiftly To Douse Fire On Four Derelict Buses
NATION

Authority Acts Swiftly To Douse Fire On Four Derelict Buses

The National Fire Authority (NFA) prevented a fire on four derelict buses from spreading at the Nasese Buses garage ...

Two Families Homeless In Sigatoka
NATION

Two Families Homeless In Sigatoka

The National Fire Authority (NFA) attended to these two house-fire incidents in Dakuinuku Village in Tailevu and Nas...

CAAF Fire Disrupts Funeral Plans
NATION

CAAF Fire Disrupts Funeral Plans

Bulou Lele Vereivalu’s plan to attend her grandmother’s funeral in Suva was disrupted after their three-bedroom ...

Twelve Firefighters Suspended, Internal Inquiry This Week
NEWS

Twelve Firefighters Suspended, Internal Inquiry This Week

An internal inquiry will determine if the firefighters allegedly arrived at the MH fire scene in Walu Bay, Suva, dru...

EDITORIAL: A Job Worth Appreciating Gallantry And Bravery Recognised
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EDITORIAL: A Job Worth Appreciating Gallantry And Bravery Recognised

Recently six National Fire Authority (NFA) of­ficers based at the Labasa Fire Station were awarded a Certificate of...

Firefighter Kalara Follows Father’s Footsteps
NATION

Firefighter Kalara Follows Father’s Footsteps

Becoming a firefighter, just like her father, became a reality for National Fire Authority (NFA) recruit, Kalara Voc...

We’re set for Wardens: Coach
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We’re set for Wardens: Coach

  Fireworks are expected from the National Fire Authority (NFA) rugby team when they face Wardens in the inaugu...

Fire Sources That Can Cause A Fire At Home
NATION

Fire Sources That Can Cause A Fire At Home

In this week’s fire safety page, the National Fire Authority (NFA) is going to look at fire sources in our home th...

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