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Tau man passes away in road accident
A man in his 30s from Tau Village, Nadroga has passed away following an accident after 9 last night.
4 minutes ago
Fiji crowned Toulouse 7s champions beating Ireland 29-17 in the Cup Final
The Fiji Airways Men’s 7s team has won the Toulouse 7s with a 5 try blitz beating Ireland 29-17 in
6 hours ago
Toulouse 7s: Fijiana 7s takes 3rd place beating Ireland 26-10
The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s team beat Ireland 26-10 in the bronze medal play-off at the Toulouse 7s
6 hours ago

London 7s pools confirmed
The Fiji Airways Men's 7s side is pooled with USA, Wales and Spain in the London 7s. Ireland lead
3 hours ago
Prasad and Rabuka are not allowing questions during public meetings – Bainimarama
FijiFirst Leader, Voreqe Bainimarama says People’s Alliance Leader Sitiveni Rabuka and National Fe
18 hours ago
Tuiteci claims he was verbally abused and threatened
Former proposed SODELPA candidate Seremaia Tuiteci has claimed that the General Secretary of SODELPA
16 hours ago

Toulouse 7s: Fiji through to the cup final after beating Samoa 28-7
Vuiviawa Naduvalo came off the bench to score two tries as Fiji beat Samoa 28-7 in their semi final
10 hours ago
Toulouse 7s: Fijiana 7s beaten 24-14 by New Zealand in the semi final
The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s team went down fighting 24-14 to New Zealand in their cup semi final cla
10 hours ago
Bainimarama sends well wishes to new Australian PM
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has conveyed his well wishes to the new Australian Prime Minister,
17 hours ago

The educational curriculum in Fiji needs a serious revision - Shameem
The educational curriculum in Fiji needs a serious revision for young people to learn the values of
17 hours ago
Fiji survive major scare to beat USA 19-17 in cup quarters
The Fiji Airways Men’s 7s team survived a major scare to beat USA 19-17 and qualify for the cup se
1 day ago
FijiFirst Govt will continue to govern until the elections – Bainimarama
FijiFirst Leader, Voreqe Bainimarama says with the election date yet to be decided, they as the Fiji
2 days ago

Fiji’s defence remains strong
Defence remains the cornerstone for the Fiji Airways Men’s 7s team as they have conceded only one
2 days ago
Fiji qualifies for cup quarters after beating Wales 19-0
The Fiji Airways Men’s 7s team has qualified to the cup quarters of the Toulouse 7s after defeatin
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22/05/2022
To change the participation of women in the maritime sector, we must be cognisant of the barriers - Mereseini Rakuita
With less than 10% of the people working in the maritime sector in the Pacific being women, SPC’s Principal Strategic Lead – Pacific Women, Mereseini Rakuita says if
17 hours ago
Fiji to expect “brutal” Samoa
The Fiji Airway’s Men’s 7s side can expect a brutal encounter against Samoa in the cup semi-final of the Toulouse 7s and will have to be clinical in defence. Dancing
17 hours ago
Truck tumbles along Princes Road
A truck went off the road and tumbled along Princes Road in Colo-i-Suva in the last hour. It is not clear at this stage whether anyone got injured. More to follow.
21 hours ago

FLP congratulate Australian Labour Party and its leader Anthony Albanese
Fiji Labour Party Leader Mahendra Chaudhry has congratulated the Australian Labour Party and its leader Anthony Albanese for their victory in the Australian elections.
FLP
21 hours ago
Nakoci and Ulunisau continue impressive try scoring form as Fijiana prepare for NZ clash
Winger, Alowesi Nakoci is continuing her impressive form as she has scored in every match of the Toulouse 7s. Nakoci has so far scored five tries which includes two a
22 hours ago
Duavata Western Champs complete marathon to create awareness on anti-pornography and non-violence
The Duavata Western Champs completed an ambitious 5-day marathon around Viti Levu to create awareness on anti-pornography and non-violence. The Duavata West Champs is
22 hours ago

Over 119,000 visitor arrivals since last December
Over 119,000 tourists have visited Fiji since our borders opened in December last year and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says travellers are showing how much they mis
22 hours ago
Gollings is sending impact players at the right time - Rahiman
Napolioni Bolaca and Semi Kunatani were ruthless in the second half against USA and injected much needed fire power to help Fiji get the 19-17 win in the cup quarters of
22 hours ago
Sayed-Khaiyum tells supporters to turn up for voting
FijiFirst General Secretary, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says we had so many people in the last elections, many of them who were their supporters who had said that there is no ne
1 day ago

Cane harvesting cost could possibly increase
Cane harvesting cost could possibly increase as a review of mechanical harvester rates for sugarcane is underway. The Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission says t
1 day ago
Senior executive of a political party under investigation
A former member of a political party has alleged that a senior executive of the same party swore at him during a meeting last Wednesday at their head office in Suva. P
1 day ago
Scott Morrison concedes defeat in Australian Election
Anthony Albanese and his opposition Labor Party have ended nine years of conservative government in Australia, as Prime Minister Scott Morrison conceded defeat of the coa
1 day ago

Fijiana overcome France to reach Toulouse 7s semis
The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s team is through to the semifinal of the Toulouse 7s after beating France 24-12 in the cup quarters a while ago. Alowesi Nakoci continued he
1 day ago
Toulouse 7s: Mocenacagi shines as Fiji beats France 33-21
Sevuloni Mocenacagi put on a spectacular performance to help the Fiji Airways Men’s 7s team beat France 33-19 in their final pool game at the Toulouse 7s. Mocenacagi
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21/05/2022
Toulouse 7s: Fijiana 7s thumps South Africa 59-0 to book quarter final spot
The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s side will meet France in the cup quarter final after they piled 9 tries to thrash South Africa 59-0 in their final pool game at the Toulouse 7
2 days ago
SODELPA sack Tuiteci
SODELPA has terminated its proposed candidate Seremaia Tuiteci from the party for his statements on social media. This has been confirmed by SODELPA General Secretary
2 days ago
I want to play in the Commonwealth Games and 7s World Cup - Kunatani
“I want to be part of the National 7s team for the Commonwealth Games and the 7s World Cup.” Olympic gold medalist Semi Kunatani has made his intentions clear as t
2 days ago

Fiji Fashion Week coming back stronger and bigger after the pandemic
Fiji Fashion Week is coming back stronger and bigger this year after the show was downsized for the last two years due to the pandemic. Event Coordinator, Onisimo Moi
2 days ago
Police to conduct practice run between Suva and Nausori, roads will not be closed
Police officers will be conducting a practice run of escorting duties this afternoon along the main Kings Highway from the Nausori Airport to the Grand Pacific Hotel in S
2 days ago
Australian election: Millions vote for next leader
Millions of Australians are heading to the polls for the country's first election since 2019. It sees Prime Minister Scott Morrison go up against one of the country's
2 days ago

Young and old turn up to clean Vatuwaqa industrial area along the coast
Children from as young as 6 and 7 years old took part in the clean up exercise in the Vatuwaqa industrial area along the coast this morning. The initiative was organis
2 days ago
Some parents are questioning us how prefects were selected - Kumar
Some parents are now questioning the Ministry of Education regarding how prefects were chosen in some schools. Minister for Education Premila Kumar revealed this at th
2 days ago
Sole breadwinner aims to construct house when he returns from Australia
A 46-year-old man from Bau who is the sole breadwinner of his family is aiming to construct a house when he returns from Australia. Savenaca Colati is one of the 103 w
2 days ago

Extreme hike in taxi fares will have a huge impact – Shandil
The Consumer Council of Fiji says the call by Taxi Associations for the extreme hike in taxi fares would not only have a huge impact on Fijians, but will also negatively
2 days ago
Most effective solution to price-increase crisis rests with farming communities – PM
“Fiji’s most effective long-term solution to the price-increase crisis rests with farming communities.” This was the message by the Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainim
2 days ago
Drivers are trying to run red lights - LTA
Concerns are being raised as it is becoming increasingly common to see drivers try to run red lights. LTA’s Acting CEO, Irimaia Rokosawa says it is selfish and irres
LTA
2 days ago

Toulouse 7s: Fijiana 7s beaten by Australia 31-21
The Fiji Airways Fijiana 7s went down fighting 31-21 against Australia in their second pool game at the Toulouse 7s in France. Reapi Ulunisau scored two converted trie
2 days ago
Toulouse 7s: Fiji starts strongly beating Kenya 29-5
The Fiji Airways Men’s 7s team made a strong start as they beat Kenya 29-5 in their first pool game at the Toulouse 7s. Kaminieli Rasaku displayed effective side-ste
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20/05/2022
Dates for Coca Cola Games to be reviewed
There could be changes in the dates for the Coca Cola Games after it was raised during the Suva Principals Association talanoa session today that the Games this year is t
3 days ago
More than 12 homeless after 3 fire incidents
More than 12 people are homeless after three fire incidents yesterday. In the first incident, a barrack containing 4 flats was destroyed at Nakasi Hart Barrack. In the
NFA
3 days ago
Marriage Act states marriage is the union between a man & a woman but this can be very loosely defined and tested in court - Shameem
The Marriage Act states that marriage is the union between a man and a woman to the exclusion of all others but this can be very loosely defined and tested in court. T
3 days ago

Fiji Pine Limited tells Chaudhry to stop lying
Fiji Pine Limited says the Leader of Fiji Labour Party, Mahendra Chaudhry should stop lying after he said that the profits generated by Fiji's pine industry has resulted
3 days ago
Chaudhry calls on the Electoral Commission to investigate the AG
The Leader of the Fiji Labour Party, Mahendra Chaudhry has called on the Electoral Commission to investigate the Attorney General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Kha
FLP
3 days ago
Speak the truth despite the negativity around you – AG
You must speak the truth and sometimes speaking the truth will mean you will get a lot of negativity around you. That was the message to the Natabua High School prefec
3 days ago

Mocenacagi to come in as impact player this week - Gollings
Sevuloni Mocenacagi will be playing a huge role for the Fiji Airways National Men’s 7s side in the Toulouse 7s as he will be an impact player for the backline and also
3 days ago
The impact of digital technology has been accelerated due to lockdowns and restrictions - Ali
The impact of digital technology in revolutionizing and transforming the way we think has been accelerated due to lockdowns and restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandem
3 days ago
New $3.3 million two-lane bridge commissioned in Waidra
Transportation will be more easier for the people of Waidra settlement in Nausori after the commissioning of the new $3.3 million two-lane Bailey bridge. The bridge wa
3 days ago

I trust Sitiveni Rabuka – NFP Leader
National Federation Party Leader, Professor Biman Prasad says the the former NFP Leader, Justice Jai Ram Reddy told him in 1999 and 2015 to trust People’s Alliance Lead
3 days ago
Plans for new dedicated rehab hospital in Tamavua
A new dedicated rehabilitation hospital is being planned to be constructed in Tamavua. Health Minister Doctor Ifereimi Waqainabete says they have had ongoing discussio
3 days ago
682,569 people have registered on the National Register of Voters
682,569 people have registered on the National Register of Voters as at 14th April this year. Since 3rd October 2021, the Fijian Elections Office has had 361,763 voter
FEO
3 days ago

Nawaikula sentenced to 3 years with 1 year suspended for 5 years
Former SODELPA MP Niko Nawaikula has been sentenced to 3 years imprisonment with one year suspended for 5 years for falsely stating his permanent residence was in Buca Vi
3 days ago
Relief for patients as Kidney Centre resumes operations
Dialysis patients who could not pay for services have been provided much needed relief as the Fiji National Kidney Centre in Nadera began operations following urgent repa
3 days ago
Sri Lanka defaults on debt for first time in its history
Sri Lanka has defaulted on its debt for the first time in its history as the country struggles with its worst financial crisis in more than 70 years. It comes after a
3 days ago

8 rural and maritime schools receive 5 laptops and a WiFi modem each from Asco Foundation
Hundreds of students from 8 schools in rural and maritime areas are expected to get an improved access to computers and internet as the Asco Foundation has donated 5 lapt
3 days ago
107 active cases of COVID-19
There are currently 107 active cases of COVID-19 in Fiji with 17 new cases recorded by the Health Ministry in the last 24 hours ending at 8am yesterday. The national 7
3 days ago

19/05/2022
Cabbies Association call for taxi fare to increase to 30 cents per 100 metres
There could be a major increase in taxi fare as the Fiji Cabbies Association has made a submission to increase the fare from 10 cents per 100 metres to 30 cents per every
4 days ago
Great WOW's SUP challenge raises over $19,000
Suva Stand Up Paddlers today handed $19,587.75 to the WOWS Kids Fiji after raising funds during the 14 days of Great WOW's SUP challenge to support 78 children diagnosed
4 days ago
Ioane brothers ruled out
Brothers, Akira and Reiko Ioane have been ruled out for the top of the table clash between the Blues and the Brumbies this Saturday. Akira has been rehabilitating a fo
4 days ago

Suva businessman under investigation for allegedly attempting to rape his staff
A Suva businessman in his 60s is under police investigation for allegedly attempting to rape his staff. The woman who is in her 20s has reported the matter. The man
4 days ago
It has been quite a traumatic journey as we mark 22 years of the 2000 coup today but we hope we will overcome all the prejudices - Chaudhry
It has been quite a traumatic journey according to former Prime Minister, Mahendra Chaudhry as we mark 22 years of the 2000 coup staged by George Speight his and rebels t
4 days ago
Padukone stunned the Cannes 2022 red carpet with her black and gold saree
Deepika Padukone looked dazzling as she walked the red carpet in a black and gold sequinned saree at the 75th Cannes Film Festival. Deepika donned the Sabyasachi outfi
4 days ago

Taxi and minibus fares under review
Get ready for possible changes to taxi and minibus fares as the Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission is now in the process of undertaking a review. The Commissio
4 days ago
Namosimalua says PM vibered her about specific MPs claiming what they weren't entitled to
Former Acting Secretary General to Parliament, Viniana Namosimalua has revealed in court that the Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama had sent her a Viber message about sp
4 days ago
Govt is trying to invoke the past to stoke fear – Prof Prasad
Government is trying to invoke the past to stoke fear. This was highlighted by the Leader of National Federation Party Professor Biman Prasad during the NFP and People
NFP
4 days ago

I get a message immediately if there is an accident, child committed suicide, suicide note found with a child or the child is caught with drugs - Premila Kumar
Parents are being urged to spend more time with their children as the Minister for Education Premila Kumar has highlighted that she receives daily updates of things that
4 days ago
It is sad to see 28-year-olds showing up with heart attacks – Dr Fong
28-year-olds showing up to the emergency department with heart attacks. This is the reality of non-communicable diseases in Fiji. While speaking at the National Wor
4 days ago
PM acknowledges Coca-Cola Europacific Partners Fiji for their contribution to the economy
Coca-Cola Europartners Fiji have been acknowledged for its contribution to the economy and contribution to the fight against climate change after becoming the first compa
4 days ago

Rising food prices will have little effect on you and your family if you are willing to make adjustments – Doctor Reddy
Rising food prices will have little effect on you and your family if you are willing to make adjustments. According to the Ministry of Agriculture official facebook pa
4 days ago
EFL begins restoring supply in Viti Levu
Power supply in Viti Levu is being restored gradually after disruptions early this morning. Energy Fiji Limited says a fault at the Wailoa Power Station caused the di
4 days ago

18/05/2022
Tavua landowners to benefit from govt grant scheme for land development
Landowners in Tavua are expected to benefit from the Government grant scheme for land development after it was launched by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. Bainimara
5 days ago
People of Gasele and Nauciwai in Kadavu present a traditional apology for the involvement of its villagers in illegal activities
The people of Gasele and Nauciwai in Yale, Kadavu have presented a traditional apology to the Government for the involvement of its villagers in illegal activities. A
5 days ago
Ratu Suliano owns everything in Namosi traditionally but not lawfully – FICAC witness
Traditionally the Turaga na Vunivalu na Tui Namosi, Ratu Suliano Matanitobua owns everything in Namosi but not lawfully. This was highlighted in court today in the tri
5 days ago

We have back up plans – Rabuka
People’s Alliance Leader, Sitiveni Rabuka says they have deputy leaders if he cannot contest the 2022 general elections for some reason. Rabuka faced charges in cour
5 days ago
More benefits for the iTaukei, don’t believe the lasulasu - AG
More returns for iTaukei landowners in Vuda and Tavua are expected as two projects get underway where the Government is assisting in developing and subdividing iTaukei la
5 days ago
Police question and release driver allegedly involved in Raiwaqa hit and run
The driver who was allegedly involved in the hit and run accident in Raiwaqa on the 8th of this month which left a 31-year-old man in a coma has been questioned and relea
5 days ago

Appeals Court to deliver judgement on notice where Amadea's lawyer has appealed against registering US seizure warrant
The Court of Appeal will deliver its judgement on notice in the matter where Russian superyacht, Amadea's lawyer has appealed against the High Court's decision to registe
5 days ago
We were worried that if we were not transparent of the expenditure framework, we were going to get into trouble – Dr Fong
We were fearful a little bit because of the unprecedented nature of the COVID-19 disaster and we were worried that if we were not transparent of the expenditure framework
5 days ago
Namosi Village Headman says Ratu Suliano lived in Veivatuloa Village and not Namosi Village
Namosi Village Headman William Vakadranu has told the Suva High Court today that the Turaga na Vunivalu na Tui Namosi, Ratu Suliano Matanitobua resides in Veivatuloa and
5 days ago

17 sacrilege cases reported from October 2021 to January this year
17 cases of sacrilege have been reported to police from October 2021 to January this year. This includes 5 in the Southern Division, 5 in the Western Division, 4 in th
5 days ago
We are one step closer to ending the notion of the iTaukei people being asset rich and cash poor - PM
More Fijians are expected to be employed in Lautoka after the second sub-division project of iTaukei land in Vuda commences in the coming months according to Prime Minist
5 days ago
Over $800m in real grant received by Fiji in the last 2 years in response to COVID-19 – PS Economy
The real grant that was received by Fiji during the last two years in response to COVID-19 was somewhere over $800 million. While presenting to the Public Accounts Com
5 days ago

Rabuka went to India to have his knee reviewed
People’s Alliance Leader Sitiveni Rabuka went to India to have his knee reviewed. Rabuka has said in a press conference that the knee got operated on in 2006 and he
5 days ago
Serious assault charge withdrawn against Labasa driver before he appears in court
The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions says they are unaware of any consultations with the police in Labasa and has not sanctioned any charges against the bus
5 days ago
Habosi is the Round 13 fijivillage Fan Player of the Match
Swire Shipping Fijian Drua star winger Vinaya Habosi is the fijivillage Fan Player of the Match for Round 13 of the Super Rugby Pacific after an impressive performance ag
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17/05/2022
DPP’s Office unaware of consultations with police regarding charges laid against the Labasa bus driver
The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions says they are unaware of any consultations with the police in Labasa and has not sanctioned any charges against the bus
6 days ago
More than 10 people homeless after separate fire incidents
More than 10 people have lost their homes after different fire incidents yesterday. The National Fire Authority says in the first fire incident a barrack containing 4
6 days ago
NFP to announce candidates when they believe the Govt is likely to call the elections and will be vying for all 55 seats
The National Federation Party will be announcing their provisional candidates for the 2022 general elections when they believe the Government is likely to call the electi
NFP
6 days ago

Vulavou calls on parties to be inclusive of the LGBTQI when drafting their manifestos
Over the years, there has been a rise in hateful rhetoric in election campaigns and public discourse with the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex comm
6 days ago
Raiwaqa man still in a coma almost 9 days after alleged hit and run
A 31-year-old Raiwaqa man is fighting for his life in the Intensive Care Unit at the CWM Hospital, more than a week after being involved in an alleged hit and run. The
6 days ago
Chaudhry alleges AG of campaigning at prefect induction ceremonies
Questions are now coming from the Leader of the Fiji Labour Party Mahendra Chaudhry on why Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum is allegedly campaigning at specially orga
6 days ago

More people expected to have mobile connectivity in the coming months – AG
More people are expected to have mobile connectivity in the next 3 to 6 months. This was highlighted by the Attorney General and Minister for Communications, Aiyaz Say
6 days ago
Judge refuses Ratu Suliano's application to recuse himself
Suva High Court Judge, Justice Dr. Thushara Kumarage will preside over SODELPA MP Ratu Suliano Matanitobua’s trial after he refused the recusal application by Ratu Suli
6 days ago
A Facebook live series which will look at how our ancestors fought injustices will start next month – Kiran
A Facebook live series which will look into how our ancestors fought injustices will start next month as a build up to the Indigenous Day in August. FRIEND Fiji Founde
6 days ago

60 people embark on a campaign to end gender based violence and freeing Fiji from pornography
A team of 60 men and women made up of volunteers and Police officers have embarked on a campaign to end violence against women and children and freeing Fiji from pornogra
6 days ago
We have learnt to have an escalation & de-escalation plan to reduce wastage and unnecessary expenditure- Dr Fong
Permanent Secretary for Health Doctor James Fong says a lesson they have learned is that there has to be an escalation and de-escalation plan in every facet in order for
6 days ago
FEO to be in New Zealand from 19th to 25th May
Fijians living in New Zealand will now have the opportunity to register for the 2022 general elections as the Fijian Elections Office will be in New Zealand from the 19th
FEO
6 days ago

Ratu Suliano does not reside in Namosi Village, Namosi and has been residing in Suva for the last 10 years - FICAC
SODELPA MP Ratu Suliano Matanitobua does not reside in Namosi Village, Namosi and has been residing in Suva for the last 10 years according to FICAC Commissioner, Rashmi
6 days ago
Police officer in viral video suspended, bus driver to front court this afternoon
The police officer who was seen assaulting a bus driver in Labasa yesterday has been suspended following a directive given by Police Commissioner, Brigadier-General Sitiv
6 days ago
Increase in cancer patients in the later stage of the disease at the CWM Hospital – Dr Patel
The CWM Hospital has seen an increase in cancer patients in the later stage of the disease since they have returned to normal services. According Urologist at the CWM
6 days ago

Five new cases of typhoid fever
There have been 116 lab-confirmed cases of typhoid fever this year with 5 new cases recorded by the Health Ministry. The Health Ministry says case numbers at the natio
6 days ago
92 new dengue fever cases
There have been 1,960 lab-confirmed cases of dengue fever this year with 92 new cases. The Health Ministry says case numbers are below the average numbers seen at this
6 days ago
Fiji Bus Operators Association condemns physical assault on Labasa bus driver
The Fiji Bus Operators Association has condemned the high-handed way a policeman physically assaulted a bus driver while he was handcuffed and seated in a bus in Labasa.
6 days ago

32 new cases in the last 24 hrs
There are currently 134 active cases of COVID-19 in Fiji with 32 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours ending at 8am yesterday. The Health Ministry says the nationa
6 days ago
Widespread water disruptions in Lami
Thousands of people living in Lami, Delainavesi, Kalekana, Qauia and Suvavou are without water this morning due a burst main along Tamavua-i-wai. Some residents have b
6 days ago
5 new deaths and 111 new cases of leptospirosis
A 16-year-old from Ba is one of the five newly reported deaths from leptospirosis recorded by the Health Ministry. There are 111 new cases and an increase in cases is
6 days ago

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