Former AG’s interview suspended and will continue later – ACP Sami

Former AG’s interview suspended and will continue later – ACP Sami

By Vijay Narayan , Mosese Raqio , Alipate Narawa
Wednesday 25/01/2023
FijiFirst General Secretary Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum outside CID HQ yesterday

The interview of the FijiFirst General Secretary and former Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum by the CID has been suspended and will continue later.

Chief of Intelligence and Investigations ACP Surend Sami says this is to allow investigators to verify issues and information gathered during the interviews.

The FijiFirst General Secretary was taken in for questioning at CID headquarters over the last two days.

Minister for Rural, Maritime Development and Disaster Management and General Secretary for the People’s Alliance, Sakiasi Ditoka had filed a complaint against Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum on the 22nd of December last year for allegedly inciting racial hatred and violence in view of his public statements at a press conference in Suva.

In that press conference, Sayed-Khaiyum had claimed of stoning incidents highlighted by the Police and said that this demonstrates the divisive character of the People’s Alliance Leader Sitiveni Rabuka.

When questioned, Sayed-Khaiyum had further claimed on that day that they had received reports of some incidents.

We have been awaiting the full details from Police on the reported stoning incidents and Sayed-Khaiyum’s claims of bus drivers getting assaulted during that period.

Deputy Prime Minister and National Federation Party Leader, Professor Biman Prasad had said at the time that Sayed-Khaiyum has tried to create the situation that there is some kind of crisis in the country and by doing that, he is damaging the economy, the confidence of the people and the business in this country.

He said the police must investigate him.

Rabuka said at the time that the verbal attacks on him by Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum were personal and he will follow whatever legal recourse he has to exercise his right as a citizen of this country.

Anyone who wants to come in has to come without any political affiliation – GCC Chair
Chairman of the Great Council of Chiefs, Ratu Viliame Seruvakula has made it clear that if any chief wants to be a GCC member, they will have to come ...
2 hours ago
The term ‘breaking the glass ceiling’ is a real achievement for women - Uluinaceva
Leadership Fiji Alumni and Maxumise Fiji Managing Director, Salote Uluinaceva says the term ‘breaking the glass ceiling’ is a real achievement ...
2 hours ago

Fuel prices to go up from tomorrow
People will have to dig deeper into their pockets as fuel prices are going up from tomorrow. Unleaded fuel is going up by 11 cents and will now ...
6 hours ago

Cabinet approves relocation of Nabavatu Village which will cost $5.9 million
Cabinet has approved the relocation of Nabavatu village to land in Nadoiviri belonging to the Mataqali Uluitoga and Mataqali Nalutu. Nabavatu ...
6 hours ago

Villagers in Ba change way of living due to climate change – Uni Fiji Lecturer
Coastal villagers in Ba are implementing changes in their agriculture, farming, fishing and way of living due to the impacts of climate change. ...
6 hours ago

Naupoto attacks Tikoduadua on Restore Blue and claims of interference
The attack on the Home Affairs Minister, Pio Tikoduadua has continued by the FijiFirst Party in relation to crime and drugs where FijiFirst MP, ...
7 hours ago


fijivillage Straight Talk with Vijay Narayan
Latest Videos

Stay tuned for the latest news on our radio stations

CFL radio frequencies
Kishore Kumar Trial
Kishore Kumar is charged with allegedly making false claims on his Facebook page, Kishore Kumar Publications that there was a porn video of ...
9 days ago

Concerns raised regarding the state of CWM Hospital
General and Chief Pediatric Surgeon at the CWM Hospital, Dr Josese Turagava says due to the increase in the number of people who are moving to the ...
10 days ago

HSBC Perth 7s 2024
The Fiji Airways Men’s National 7s side secured a 4th place finish at the HSBC Perth 7s while the Fijiana 7s finished 8th in the Women’s ...
26 days ago