Aussie nationals top Fijian citizenship acceptance
13 March, 2019, 7:22 pm
AUSTRALIAN nationals topped the list of foreign nationals that were granted Fijian citizenship in 2016.
Acting deputy director for Immigration Department Litia Saumaka said the total number of foreign nationals that were granted Fijian citizenship was 196.
According to the department’s bi-annual report 2016,out of the total number of citizenship issued, 58 were for Australia nationals.
Mrs Daumaka said it the applications were thoroughly scrutinised before the citizenship were granted.