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.
All Fijian soldiers serving in the Middle East are safe and well, assures the Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF).
RFMF's comment comes in light of the recent outbreak of violence across various Arab states in the Middle East over the weekend.
"The troops remain safe in their various camps in the Sinai, Iraq and Sudan and their moral remains high." RFMF said in a statement.
"The RFMF has been closely monitoring the recent developments in the Middle East as well as the safety of the troops on the ground."
"We receive regular updates from our various missions about the situation on the ground and we can confirm that our troops remain safe and well and their safety is of paramount importance to the missions and the RFMF."
The RFMF currently has troops deployed to the United Nations Peacekeeping missions in Iraq and Sudan as well as in Sinai with the Multinational Forces and Observers.
Fiji in a must win situationThe 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.
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.