State-donated boats in centre of dispute

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama arrives at Vio Island in Lautoka where the first Fiji Rural Electrification Fund project was launched. Picture: REPEKA NASIKO

TWO government boats that were given to residents on Vio Island near Lautoka have become the centre of a dispute. According to residents, the two fibreglass boats were handed to transport schoolchildren. However, the operators argued over boat fare concessions given to operators to transport schoolchildren. The issue was raised during a talanoa session with […]

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