Wednesday, August 23, 2017
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12.2% students aged 13 to 17 smoke cigarettes

Health Minister Alex O’Connor says this is a slight decrease over the figure in 2010.

London 7s quarters after losing to NZ

Lack of possession, miss tackles and mistakes cost Fiji the game.

Emergency operation centres and evacuation centres on standby

Emergency centres have been activated and evacuation centres are on standby as cyclone Ella approaches Fiji.

Fiji has second highest rate of NCD related deaths in Pacific

Health Minister Akbar says four main contributors to NCD are unhealthy eating, overuse of alcohol, lack of physical exercise and smoking.

NZ U-20s in big victory over Fiji

The Kiwis were dominant at the breakdown throughout and got plenty of metres from their No.6 Dalton Papalii and No.8 and skipper Luke Jacobson.

Fiji has the only $7 note in there world

Minister Sayed-Khaiyum says the cost of printing 2 million commemorative notes was paid by the Reserve Bank of Fiji and not by the government and taxpayers.

Military do not want ethnic tension and instability

Commander Naupoto says issues raised by the Methodist Church of Fiji have the potential to influence and breed suspicion, distrust an heighten ethnic tensions.

Marijuana planting and marketing should legalised in Fiji – MP

SODELPA MP Niko Nawaikula has confirmed that he wants marijuana planting and marketing to be legalized.

Fiji Elections Office confirms details for voter registration in four countries

Fijians living in Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and Western Samoa will be able to register to vote or update their voter details for the upcoming 2018 General Election.

Fiji records 1226 offences against children in 2016

Children were the most common victims of sexual and physical abuse cases in Fiji in the past year.