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First reunion in 100 years

Ropate Valemei
Saturday, December 21, 2013

FAMILY members of the tokatoka Vuci, Nalavani in Kadavu living across Fiji and around the world reunited in Suva for the first time.

Families which have ties to the tokatoka met in Toorak for the three-day family reunion that ended on Thursday.

One of the family members who is in the sixth generation, Joe Rauca said families reunited to learn about their family ties and an insight into their family background.

"This is the first time we have met after 100 years and we are up to our seventh generation now," Mr Rauca said.

He said the history of their reunion started from the family's third generation.

The reunion ended with development plans the family.