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Policy: Report allegations against teachers

HEADS of schools have been warned they could lose their jobs if they fail to report allegations levelled against teachers. According to the newly-introduced Child Protection Policy, failure to report with the intent of protecting...

Food festival to promote healthy living

A FOOD festival is being held at Ratu Sukuna Park in Suva with an aim to promote healthy living. Organised by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, activities at the three-day Food Festival is also aimed at correcting the misinformation about food amid the non-communicable diseases (NCDs) crisis in Fiji and around the world. Church health director...

Wara plans for football career move

NINETEEN-YEAR-old Scott Wara is working out plans with his manager regarding his next assignment. The lanky Ra Native said he and his agent were in the process of picking a new club. He is registered with the Stoke City football club. “I’m just looking at all the options from the other clubs and just so...

18th June

Narayan makes family proud

A FIJIAN girl of Indian descent braved humidity, led a platoon and made her parents very proud during the Sila Central High School cadet passing-out parade in Nausori last Friday. Indirani Narayan of Navakai, Nadi also received the Best Female Platoon Commander award after marching effortlessly in the presence of hundreds of people. “I was...

16th June

SGS stops Marist late charge in the U17 clash

SUVA Grammar School under-17 rugby team held off a late charge from Marist Brothers High School to remain top of their pool beating them 28-21 during the Vodafone Fiji Secondary Schools Rugby Union Super Deans Championship Southern Zone yesterday at Suva Grammar School grounds in Nasese. Team manager Isikeli Senibulu said it was a hard...

15th June

Kaji Rugby: SMPS books semifinal spot after defeating Marist

THEĀ  Under-10 Suva Methodist Primary School rugby team booked their spot in the semifinals beating Marist Brothers Primary School 47-0 during the Suva Primary Schools Kaji Rugby competition today at St Marcellin Primary School grounds in Vatuwaqa. SMPS coach Rupeni Madigi said it was a special win having lost to Marist in last year’s U9...

Victory attributed to teamwork

SMILES and tears of joy were shared among the Bure Degei (Degei House) students of Ratu Kadavulevu School in Tailevu yesterday after they were named the overall winner of the school’s 2019 cadet passing-out parade. Deputy house captain Marika Baleiwai of Bau, Tailevu said it was teamwork that made the team win after four years....

Asenaca excited about RWC trip

ADI Asenaca Alowesi Lewatu Wellington Kadre Caucau was on cloud nine on Thursday when she found out she was going to be the lucky kid who will deliver the match ball for the Flying Fijians’ final pool match against Wales in Oita, Japan. “I was so excited, honoured, blessed and emotional at the same time...

Nasinu sets target

NASINU Primary Schools Association held its inter-primary sports day yesterday to help selectors point out players to represent the district in the upcoming Primary Schools Southern Zone Football competition. Association’s Umesh Nadan said it was necessary for the competition to be held as the Nasinu district needed to prepare in advance for the southern zone....

Boost for athletes to the Pacific Games

TEAM Fiji’s Coca-Cola Games athletes to the 2019 Pacific Games received an added boost for their preparations to the tune of $12,000 from partners Coca Cola Amatil yesterday at their head office in Laucala Bay. Coca-Cola Amatil general manager Roger Hare said it was a proud day for not only for the organisation but also...

14th June

Asenaca to deliver match ball for RWC Fiji Vs Wales match

ASENACA Lewatu Wellington Kadre will deliver the match ball during the Flying Fijians versus Wales match at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan. This after she won the DHL Express Fiji Match Ball Delivery competition which had more than 800 entries. In a video, DHL’s Country Manager DHL Express Fiji and Pacific Islands Mark...

Mission accomplished for Xavier students

STUDENTS of Ba’s Xavier College were reminded that the cadet passing out parade was the accomplishment of a mission. The Third Battalion Infantry Regiment commander Major Penioni Naliva reminded students that cadetship in school was not about becoming soldiers. He said the program was about giving students a sense of direction. “I hope the cadetship...

Combined teams make the quarter-finals

A THREE-YEAR rugby development plan organised by two local primary school teachers has been reaping its rewards in the Vodafone Kaji rugby competition in the Suva Zone. A combined effort from Vatuwaqa Primary School and Vishnu Deo Memorial Primary School in the under-12 and U13 has developed these two grades to proceed to the quarter-finals...

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