Archive for October 24th, 2017

Surge in Australian citizenship applications

Surge in Australian citizenship applications

There has been a spike in applications for Australian citizenship after tough government changes were blocked in the Senate. More than 118,000 would-be Australian citizens are waiting for their applications to be processed by immigration department officials. In the past six months there have been two spikes in application numbers, which coincided with attempts by […]

Marcelo Montoya dreams of being in starting line-up for Fiji

Marcelo Montoya dreams of being in starting line-up for Fiji

IN a team that has five wingers, it comes as no surprise that Rugby League World Cup debutant Marcelo Montoya dreams of being in the starting line-up in any of Fiji’s matches in Australia. The Fiji Bati play USA at Townsville Stadium on Saturday. Born in Lautoka to a Chilean father and Fijian mother, Vodafone […]

Teachers arrested for drink driving a concern

Teachers arrested for drink driving a concern

Teachers arrested for drink driving is a serious concern for the Fiji Police Force. This was highlighted by Police following the recent road patrols resulting in these teachers getting caught. Police Commissioner, Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho, says they’re making arrests on a daily basis. “Teachers, people who we rely on to help us teach our […]