Fiji Time: 1:00 PM on Thursday 28 July

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Concerns at power supply

Repeka Nasiko
Sunday, January 05, 2014

VOTUA Housing settlement residents in Sigatoka have been visited by the Prime Minister, Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama who addressed their concerns about the lack of electricity in the community.

The recent visit came about after concerned community members highlighted the effect of the community not having access to electricity, especially their schoolchildren.

After hearing their concerns, Commodore Bainimarama ordered the Fiji Electricity Authority to address the issue.

Turaga ni koro Elimeleki Turagarogo acknowledged the prompt action taken by the government.

The government has dedicated $10million in the 2014 National Budget for rural electrification projects.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64250.6235
JPY 51.950448.9504
GBP 0.36730.3593
EUR 0.44050.4285
NZD 0.69550.6625
AUD 0.65390.6289
USD 0.48920.4722

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 28th July 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Chilling out in Chile
  2. Tourist 'was reckless'
  3. Priced out
  4. Rent price concerns
  5. Missing livestock mystery
  6. Ministry to upskill teachers
  7. $30m dividend record
  8. Row over clean-up
  9. Festival organisers set program for weekend hype
  10. 600,000 voters register for next general election

Top Stories this Week

  1. Sami's best try Saturday (23 Jul)
  2. Radio announcer in court Saturday (23 Jul)
  3. Tourist fined $400 for apples Tuesday (26 Jul)
  4. Fitter and faster Tuesday (26 Jul)
  5. Student jumps from school building Tuesday (26 Jul)
  6. Black money Monday (25 Jul)
  7. Allegiance switch Sunday (24 Jul)
  8. Reaction from 7s players Monday (25 Jul)
  9. Alleged rape victim out of hospital Monday (25 Jul)
  10. Mum rises above limits Wednesday (27 Jul)