Kaila

22nd March

President Konrote: Children never too young to protect our forests

THE tree-planting program is only the start of our commitment to plant four million trees in four years as part of efforts to build a greener, more climate resilient and more beautiful Fiji. These were...

21st March

Ro Teimumu calls for an education commission to look at special school needs

NAUSORI Special School celebrated World Down Syndrome Day with students, parents, and teachers today to create more awareness about this form of disability. Opposition member and Shadow Minister for Education and Heritage Ro Teimumu Kepa was the chief guest at the event, attended as well by students and teachers from neighbouring schools in Nausori, together...

Ovalau Zone: St Johns College retains title

DEFENDING champions Saint Johns College managed to retain their title as overall winners of the Coca-Cola Ovalau Zone competition with a total of 51 gold, 39 silver and 40 bronze medals in both the girls and boys division. In the girls division, they scooped a total of 21 gold, 15 silver and 18 bronze  medals,...

Ovalau Zone: Lewamavola targets gold at the Coke Games

GAU Secondary School senior boys 1500m gold medalist Tobua Lewamavola was lost for words at the Coca-Cola Ovalau Zone meet in St John’s College, Levuka today. This was the first time for Lewamavola to compete against top schools in the zone level meets. “I am proud to be able to win a gold medal for...

Ratu Navula introduces French language classes

RATU Navula College, Nadi, broke new ground by becoming the first school in the Western Division to offer its students French language lessons. French ambassador to Fiji Sujiro Seam said the opportunities it would offer students who opted to take the course were enormous given there were 300 Fijians playing rugby in France. “Ratu Navula...

20th March

French language classes launched at Rt Navula

FRENCH Ambassador Sujiro Seam and Education Minister Rosy Akbar officially launched French language classes at Ratu Navula College this morning. The students and faculty also observed a minute of silence in solidarity with the families of the Christchurch victim’s and also the victims of the Nabou road tragedy last year. While delivering her address Ms...

18th March

Fiji leads New Caledonia 2-0

THE Vodafone Fiji National Football team currently leads the New Caledonia team 2-0 during the first International Friendly match at the ANZ stadium in Suva. Fiji’s striker Samuela Drudru scored both goals in the 36 minute and the 45th minute just before the halftime break.

17th March

Nasinu downs RKS in schools rugby league

NASINU Secondary School (NSS) yesterday destroyed Ratu Kadavulevu School’s (RKS) hope of winning the under-19 South Eastern Zone Secondary Schools Rugby League champion title for the second year in a row. NSS defeated the Lodoni boys 22-10 after a tough match at the Marist Brothers High School ground in Flagstaff, Suva. Head coach Mosese Rova...

16th March

Better performance

SIGATOKA Methodist High School and Cuvu College were crowned winners of the 2019 Coca-Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone meet at Lawaqa Park in Sigatoka yesterday. Sigatoka Methodist won 19 gold, seven silver and six bronze medals followed by Navosa Central College with six gold, eight silver and six bronze medals while St Theresa Secondary School finished...

Wana wins for special fan

WANA Senivono defied all odds as she fulfilled her aim in winning a gold medal for a special fan. The Nawairuku native of Ra won the Coca-Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone senior girls 800m final –– an achievement she dedicated to her mum Naomi Seleimoana Waqa. The daily training in the hills of Navosa has paid...

Virisine surprised by zone victory

IT was an emotional win for senior girls 400 metres gold medallist Virisine Macuku of Waidina Secondary School in Naitasiri. The 18-year-old surprised the crowd when she beat her Adi Cakobau School opponent in the last 100 metres of the race to win gold. Macuku ran a time of 1 minute and 4 seconds. Macuku...

LMS, ACS dominate Triple N Zone meet

TRIPLE N Zone giants Adi Cakobau School and Lelean Memorial School both retained their titles at the end of competition yesterday at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. Adi Cakobau School (ACS) scooped 38 gold, 31 silver and 20 bronze medals to win in the girls division. Lelean Memorial School grabbed 23 gold, 19 silver and...

15th March

Triple N Zone: ACS and Lelean take top honours

ADI Cakobau School and Lelean Memorial School dominated all grades to become overall winners of the Coca-Cola Triple N Zone today. The Coca-Cola Games defending girls champion won 89 medals–38 gold, 31 silver and 20 bronze medals. LMS won the boys title with 23 gold, 19 silver and 10 bronze medals. Sawani’s Serenia Ragatu was...

Navosa Nadroga Zone: Sigatoka Methodist and Cuvu College wins competition

SIGATOKA Methodist College and Cuvu College took out top honours at the Coca-Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone meet that ended Lawaqa Park this afternoon. Sigatoka Methodist won 19 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze followed by Navosa Central College with  6 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze, while Saint Teresa finished on the third spot with 6...

Lami Primary end week-long cultural celebrations

LAMI Primary School today ended their week-long cultural celebrations to help indigenous students learn more about their cultural values and traditions. Cultural Week coordinator Savaira Tabuaniviti said with the theme ‘Meu kilai au mada’, the students were given the opportunity to learn more about their villages and what their provinces were distinctly known for. “Many...

Triple N Zone: ACS and Lelean lead medal tally

ADI Cakobau School is currently dominating the Triple N Zone competition in the girls division with 10 gold, 11 silver and 3 bronze medals. Lelean Memorial School is leading in the boys division with 5 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze medals. Finals are underway at the ANZ Stadium in Suva.

Nadroga Navosa Zone: Sigatoka Methodist wins 4x100m relay final

SIGATOKA Methodist High School ruled the Coca Cola Nadroga Navosa Zone 4x100m finals at Lawaqa Park this afternoon. The school made a clean sweep in the sub-junior and inter-boys and girls category, and also won the senior girls division, while Cuvu managed to win only one gold medal  in the senior boys division. St Teresa...

Triple N: Joji claims Blue Ribbon event

BLUE ribbon event winner William Joji could not contain his excitement after winning the event for Sila Central High School at the Triple ‘N’ Zone competition held at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. The Qarani, Gau, lad ran a time of 10.98 seconds beating Lelean Memorial School’s Senirusi Rauqe who ran a time of 11.12...

Nadroga Navosa Zone: Kunadogo wins crucial gold medal for Cuvu

CUVU College flyer Josevata Kunadogo was in top form winning a crucial gold medal for his school in the Nadroga Navosa Zone competition at Lawaqa Park this afternoon. The Nawaka native started slowly as he crushed past the first 100m and shifted to fifth gear in the last 100m to win convincingly. Meanwhile, Cuvu dominated...

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