Month August 2018

Soccer stalemate

BY ROMULUS HUTA THE national women’s soccer side fought out a nil-all draw against hosts Fiji in match day two of the OFC Women’s Nations Cup Qualifier currently underway at Lautoka’s Churchill Park. The draw proved that the two teams…

Call to repair Gizo’s streetlights

BY ALFRED PAGEPITU GIZO GIZO street lights are no longer working, and concerned public are questioning the province’s planning division why nothing is being done about it. They say that street lights help in curbing crime in the dark of…

Public alcohol drinking increases in Auki

BY GEORGE MANFORD AUKI PUBLIC in Auki have voiced their concern regarding consuming of liquor unlawfully along the streets in Auki and public vehicles, which is currently increasing. This concern was raised due to most youths including some elder people…

Man dies in fatal accident at Dala

BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI MAN has died at Kilu’ufi hospital on Saturday as a result of a fatal accident at Dala area in West Kwara’ae on Friday night. A witness told this paper that the accident happened on Friday night…

Defence lawyer needs time to see client

BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE defence lawyer representing an accused facing four charges of sexual offences has sought more time to see his client for instruction. Ben Alasia of the Public Solicitor’s Office told the court yesterday that the matter was…