RFMF cautions against unauthorized use of RFMF insignia

RFMF cautions against unauthorized use of RFMF insignia

By Rashika Kumar
Saturday 28/10/2023
Image: File

The Republic of Fiji Military Forces is requesting members of the public to refrain from any unauthorized displays or representations of the Commander RFMF and RFMF insignia as it would constitute as a violation of the RFMF, Public Order and Crimes Acts.

RFMF Chief of Staff Brigadier General Sapenafa Motufaga says the general public and all traders are advised and cautioned that any unauthorized use of the Commander RFMF insignia in the form of an anchor on the background with a sword and baton diagonally opposite each other with a wing at the top and a tabua in the middle, below the anchor are two star and the word 'FIJI’ below, all marked in gold ink with a green background and another RFMF insignia or any mark similar thereto pertaining to the insignia, would constitute as a violation of the RFMF Act 1949, Public Order Act 1969 and Crimes Act 2009 and shall render him or herself liable to civil or criminal prosecution.

He further says the unauthorized use of the RFMF insignia in red ink would also constitute as a violation of the RFMF Act 1949, Public Order Act 1969 and Crimes Act 2009 and shall render him or herself liable to civil or criminal prosecution.

He says if the members of the public have concerns or come across instances of unauthorized badge usage, then please report and message RFMF on their facebook page.

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