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Village Wants Evacuation Centre
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Village Wants Evacuation Centre

Wailevu villagers in Macuata want an evacuation centre to help protect them during natural disasters. This was propo...

‘We Need A Fitness Gym’
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‘We Need A Fitness Gym’

Wailevu Village youths in Macuata, Vanua Levu, want a fitness gym. Village youth Uraia Sadrugu, during the Governmen...

Consultations Praised
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Consultations Praised

Wailevu Village headmen Senirusi Baleira has praised the Government’s National Development Plan consultations at v...

Seaqaqa-Dreketi Corridor Needs Nursing Station
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Seaqaqa-Dreketi Corridor Needs Nursing Station

People living between Seaqaqa and Dreketi want a nursing station in their area. The issue was raised during the cons...

Luveni Inspires Lekutu Students
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Luveni Inspires Lekutu Students

More than 230 students of Lekutu Secondary School, Bua, were inspired by the Speaker of Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni d...

Lift Your Game, Teachers Told
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Lift Your Game, Teachers Told

Teachers in the Northern Division were reminded to lift their game and deliver an inclusive education system that ma...

Amputee Seeks Help
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Amputee Seeks Help

Suliana Disoloi, 34, also known as Marica, is an amputee living at Naqai Village, in Labasa. Her leg was amputated n...

Alleged Rapist Bailed
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Alleged Rapist Bailed

The 26-year-old man, who was charged for allegedly raping a 24-year-old woman last weekend, was released on a $1000 ...

Recognise Yams, Ministry Urges
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Recognise Yams, Ministry Urges

The importance of yams was stressed during the Northern Agriculture Show at Subrail Park in Labasa this week. The Mi...

Mandarin Galore
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Mandarin Galore

The Northern Agriculture show in Labasa has pulled people from all around Vanua Levu. Dakuniba village ladies Amelia...

Man, 26, Charged With Rape
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Man, 26, Charged With Rape

A 26-year-old man who was charged with rape appeared at the High Court in Labasa yesterday. The man who was alleged ...

New Bridge Brings Hope For Villagers, Farmers
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New Bridge Brings Hope For Villagers, Farmers

Bulileka residents and farmers outside Labasa have been eagerly awaiting the opening of the new Boca Bridge today. T...

Rape Case Moved To High Court
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Rape Case Moved To High Court

A father, who was charged with eight counts of rape, appeared at the Labasa Magistrates Court last Friday. The 47-ye...

Reddy Praises North Schools
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Reddy Praises North Schools

School managers in the Northern Division have been praised for their good work. Minister for Education, Heritage and...

Schools ‘Misuse Government Grant’
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Schools ‘Misuse Government Grant’

Twenty per cent of school management around Fiji misused school grants given by Government, says the Minister for Ed...

Ramabuke Scoops Crown
NATION

Ramabuke Scoops Crown

First-year Then India Sanmarga Ikya (TISI) Sangam Nursing School student Elena Roberta Ramabuke (Miss Taveuni) was c...

Copra Millers Board Approves Refinery
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Copra Millers Board Approves Refinery

A combination of factors has forced Copra Millers Fiji Limited to re-strategise its role for the next six months. Th...

Fashion Show At 30,000 Feet
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Fashion Show At 30,000 Feet

Fiji’s first Fashion Flight is all set to be staged at 30,000 feet in the air, during a Fiji Airways flight to Wel...

Widow Gets Suspended Sentence For Defilement
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Widow Gets Suspended Sentence For Defilement

A widow has been given a suspended jail term for defilement. The victim is a 15-year-old student. The woman, who is ...

Lodge Con Complaints, Police Urge Public
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Lodge Con Complaints, Police Urge Public

The Fiji Police are urging people to lodge complaints if they have been conned or blackmailed by people on social me...

Kumar Leases Out His Own Tractor
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Kumar Leases Out His Own Tractor

Meet Jagdish Kumar of Waiqele who leases out his tractor to sugarcane farmers. Mr Kumar is a retired farmer living a...

Carnival Opening Draws Big Crowd
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Carnival Opening Draws Big Crowd

The people of the North flooded Labasa Town yesterday, not only to catch a glimpse of the 26 contestants competing i...

Association Pushes For Change In Attitudes
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Association Pushes For Change In Attitudes

A team from the Psychiatric Survivors Association led by projects officer Jese Mamanavesi and two volunteers conduct...

Opetaia’s Hard Work Bears Fruit
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Opetaia’s Hard Work Bears Fruit

Though she operates a small- scale fish selling business in Labasa, Laauto Opetaia never thought that one day she be...

Farmer Can’t Believe  Victims Still Alive
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Farmer Can’t Believe Victims Still Alive

Three days after the Coqeloa horrific van accident Shrish Chand still can’t believe the victims are still alive. T...

Work Hard, Reddy Tells Students
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Work Hard, Reddy Tells Students

Northern students have been encouraged to work hard and become knowledge-based citizens in the future. The Minister ...

Van Driver Yet To Be Questioned
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Van Driver Yet To Be Questioned

Francis Lee, the driver of the ill-fated van that veered off the road on Tuesday at Coqeloa outside Labasa, is still...

13,000 Donors Top Up Supply
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13,000 Donors Top Up Supply

More than 13,000 people voluntarily gave blood to assist the Fiji National Blood Service last year. This was reveale...

Koro Pair Brave Travel For Check-up
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Koro Pair Brave Travel For Check-up

Miliana Vivita and Vasenai Tamani travelled from island in the Lomaiviti Group to take advantage of the free medical...

North Leaders Learn Better Communication
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North Leaders Learn Better Communication

Village headmen, police officers and civil servants in Labasa have learned the art of effective communication. Parti...

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