For someone who has just lost two loved ones, Aaron Deo put on a brave face as he led the funeral ritual in Vatuwaqa today for his dad, Francis and sister Samantha who died from drowning after they were swept away by strong currents at an Irish crossing in Nadi on Sunday night.
Fiji’s former Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase is still the leader of the Soqosoqo Duavata Ni Lewenivanua (SDL) party.
SDL in a statement reassured members and their supporters that after a meeting last week, SDL executives have reconfirmed that despite circumstances surrounding Qarase he will continue to remain as party leader.
SDL said office bearers who were elected in their 2008 annual general meeting will continue to administer party affairs and have been assisted by the senior executives who are responsible for the administrative and daily organisational affairs of the party.
Office bearers include patron Ro Teimumu Kepa, SDL President Solomone Naivalu and Vice President Ro Dona Tokalaiyale.
SDL also said they will continue to provide relevant services to its members.
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AG calls for more ICT supportFiji's Attorney-General and Minister for Communications Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has called on the Asian countries to understand the unique ICT development challenges faced by smaller and developing nations in the Asia-Pacific region.