Tui Labasa title ruling on May 15

Newly installed Tui Labasa Ratu Jone Qomate, right, drinks the traditional installation cup as the Tui Macuata Ratu Wiliame Katoniverelooks on at the ceremony. Picture LUKE RAWALAI/FILE

THE iTaukei Lands and Appeals Tribunal ended a three-day hearing recently after a challenge against the Tui Labasa title was lodged within the 90-day appeal period set by the Native Lands Commission. Tribunal chairman Aminiasi Katonivualiku said the Native Lands Commission’s earlier decision to give the title to Ratu Jone Qomate was challenged by Ratu […]

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