An exodus of players to Sri Lanka and semi-professional rugby league teams in Australia offers no scope for development and effectively ends the international careers of those involved, says Vodafone Fiji 7s coach Ben Ryan.
The Suva High Court today deferred trial date for former Post Fiji executives Peni Mau and Dhirendra Pratap.
High Court Judge Justice Prabaharan Kumararatnam said the deferment is due to relevant issues to be submitted by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC).
The case has been adjourned to October 3, 2012 for mention and confirmation of the new trial date.
The court today heard that the FICAC has not submitted relevant disclosed documents to the defence lawyers and the court.
FICAC’s lawyer Rashmi Aslam also asked for some time to prepare for his submission.
Mau’s lawyer Barbara Malimali told the court that along with Pratap’s lawyer Mehboo Raza she has been waiting for the requested 2006 audit report from FICAC for a month now. She asked if the trial could start when they receive the report from FICAC.
She had also requested for personal financial transaction records of those Post Fiji employees who were recently added on as witnesses.
Fiji FA made the right decision: PrasadWhile many are still questioning Fiji Football Association's decision to select Ba to play Suva in the Champion versus Champion, Suva president Mahen Prasad says the parent body has made the right call and they are ready to face the Men In Black.
'Green'-tinted SUVs at Seoul Motor ShowGas-guzzling SUVs, eco-friendly electric cars and the odd brave attempt to marry the selling points of both are taking centre stage at the biennial Seoul Motor Show.
Vodafone Fiji, Tonga telco in allianceVodafone Fiji and Tonga Communications Corporation today signed a strategic partnership alliance that will allow the Tongan company to leverage off the experience of their Fijian counterparts.
Clean-up day to curb dengue outbreakFiji's Ministry of Health has declared a clean-up day next Thursday for residents in the central division as it ups the tempo against a dengue fever outbreak currently experienced in the country.