Beef farmers assured of compensation

BEEF farmers of Tilivalevu Village in Nadroga have been assured that they would be compensated accordingly for animals found to have Tuberculosis (TB) and Brucellosis. Minister for Agriculture, Rural and Maritime Development, Waterways and…

RKS gets $5k boost

A BOOST for Ratu Kadavulevu School as Qaqa Jack’s of Fiji sponsored rugby attires for the coming Fiji secondary schools Deans Trophy competition and a bonus for their achievements in defending the Coca-Cola Games. A bonus of $5000 was…

Wines for all occasions

NO doubt wine has been one of the best companions with food and entertainment for thousands of years now. In fact, wines have literally evolved with civilisation over many generations. Thanks to Motibhai Group, there are wide range of wines…

Ligairi laments Mr South Pacific’s demise

VETERAN bodybuilder Inoke Ligairi will surely miss his fellow mate and reigning Mr South Pacific, Jekesoni Yanuyanudrua who passed away over the weekend in Australia. Ligairi who confirmed receiving the news of  Yanuyanudrua’s demise…

Letters to the Editor – May 21, 2019

Local pictures for local articles At last we have gone local in From the Crowd (ST 19/5). I am not referring to Seona Smiles who has been around long enough to be thoroughly local, but to the illustrations that accompany her articles. I…

I will withdraw nomination if implicated: Marape

PORT MORESBY, 21 MAY 2019 (THE NATIONAL) – Tari-Pori MP James Marape says he will withdraw his nomination for the prime minister’s post if implicated in the securing of a K3 billion loan (approx US$889.5 million) while he was finance…

Bullying victims urged to call Lifeline Fiji

VICTIMS of bullying have been encouraged to call Lifeline Fiji. Lifeline Fiji board chairwoman Tiri Naulivou said it was important for children to know they could call 132454 for help. She also stressed that schools should not be silent…

Carpets and upholstery cleaning

CARPETS International at Courts offers carpets and upholstery cleaning services. This is an opportune time when our Muslim brothers and sisters are preparing for Ramadan and cleaning homes and workplaces will be on top of the agenda for Eid…