Fiji Time: 8:47 PM on Saturday 25 April

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Second term for President

Nanise Loanakadavu
Tuesday, November 13, 2012

RATU Epeli Nailatikau has assured the people of Fiji that he will do the nation good after being sworn in as President for his second three-year term yesterday.

He was sworn in to the Office of President by Chief Justice Anthony Gates.

In taking his Oath of Allegiance, Ratu Epeli promised to serve the country and its people with diligence.

Justice Gates administered the Oath of Allegiance and Oath for the Due Execution of the Office of the President during the ceremony which was attended by the Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama, and cabinet ministers, dignitaries, members of the diplomatic corps and business representatives.

Ratu Epeli was sworn in as President in November 2009 and the re-appointment process was carried out under the Executive Authority of Fiji Decree.

Leaders of the Methodist Church, Catholic Church and Anglican Church conducted prayers during the ceremony and in the dedication of Ratu Epeli's role.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Fijian accused of killing ex-partner
  2. Smart watch goes on sale
  3. Gospel shines
  4. Keeping it sexually safe
  5. Airline confirms position still vacant
  6. $18m brew house
  7. Lal bags another medal to his list
  8. LTA warns bus drivers against incomplete routes
  9. Blues prepare for Ba in Fiji FACT opener
  10. Cyber park interest

Top Stories this Week

  1. Gang rape Monday (20 Apr)
  2. Bloody Sunday Monday (20 Apr)
  3. Death shatters dream Monday (20 Apr)
  4. The murder of a schoolteacher Tuesday (21 Apr)
  5. Wish for son's death Monday (20 Apr)
  6. Wrong body for burial Thursday (23 Apr)
  7. Unclaimed body laid to rest Tuesday (21 Apr)
  8. Hunt for terrorist Thursday (23 Apr)
  9. Man dies in road accident Sunday (19 Apr)
  10. Rights over freehold land Wednesday (22 Apr)