Fiji Time: 4:03 PM on Wednesday 14 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

A timely present

Tevita Vuibau
Friday, January 10, 2014

CHILDREN of the Mahaffy Girls Home and the Dilkusha Home were given a reason to smile during the new year's festivities when the Vodafone Foundation delivered technological goodies to them.

The foundation handed three tablets, a Wifi device and free internet connection as presents for the year.

Dilkusha Deaconess Litia Leba said the gift was timely

Guardian Ruci Tuwai acknowledged the foundation for the gifts.

"We are really thankful to the foundation as we have children going to secondary school and this will allow them to explore the IT realm, learn more and provide them the opportunity to be on par with the rest of the world," she said.

Foundation executive Ambalika Devi said they understood some could not afford the luxuries of modern day technology and the aim was to ensure they were not left out.

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62080.6018
JPY 57.887054.8870
GBP 0.31060.3026
EUR 0.42030.4083
NZD 0.71690.6839
AUD 0.65170.6267
USD 0.47950.4625



Exchange Rate updated on 14th October 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Rape, porn case
  2. Science flop
  3. Visa-free entry talks
  4. $13m bridge brings relief to farming community
  5. Marriage celebrants receive certificate
  6. Former journo awaits call
  7. Call to support Konrote
  8. Miss Levuka ready
  9. $3.7m dividends
  10. $61k classrooms for school

Top Stories this Week

  1. Death classified as unnatural Thursday (08 Oct)
  2. President-elect receives mixed reaction Tuesday (13 Oct)
  3. Who is Jioje Konrote Tuesday (13 Oct)
  4. Head of State Tuesday (13 Oct)
  5. 'Konrote will need to resign from Party' Monday (12 Oct)
  6. Ganilau a nominee Thursday (08 Oct)
  7. Man jailed 14 years for raping brother's stepdaughter Friday (09 Oct)
  8. Konrote is Fiji's next President Monday (12 Oct)
  9. Man faces rape, porn charges Tuesday (13 Oct)
  10. McKee's with Fiji Thursday (08 Oct)