Hawaiian wildcard entrant Bethany Hamilton created the biggest upset in the Fiji Women’s Pro surfing competition at the Cloud Break near Tavarua Island today beating Australia’s World Surf League leader Tyler Wright.
The Vodafone Fiji national team needs to beat the Solomon Islands in their second Group B match tonight to stand any chance of progressing to the semifinals of the 2016 OFC Nations Cup in Papua New Guinea.
There are now 2475 people registered around the country yesterday after the first day of Fiji’s voting registration process.
The elections office confirmed to FijiLive that 683 people were registered in Nausori, 176 in Levuka, 236 in Lautoka, 72 in Taveuni, 561 at the civic centre in Suva, 474 at the Fiji National University Samabula campus and 273 in Labasa.
Permanent Secretary for elections Mere Vuniwaqa said the registration process has been going well and so far they have encountered little problems.
The registration will run for eight weeks and all Fijians have been urged to register in order to vote during the next elections.
The Elections office is expecting to register 640,000 people from all around the country.
Pope prays for peace in Syria, KoreaPope Francis prayed for a "political solution" in Syria and for "reconciliation" on the Korean peninsula in his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter's Square.
Fiji receives ICT awardFiji’s efforts in harnessing its ICT sector has been recognised by the International Telecommunications Union and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday received the ICTs in Sustainable Development Award in New York.