Fiji Time: 1:10 PM on Wednesday 1 April

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Late Tui Nakelo laid to rest

Siteri Sauvakacolo
Friday, January 17, 2014

Update: 3:29PM THE Tui Nakelo Ratu Manasa Talakuli, 74 was laid to rest at the chiefly burial ground at Nauluvatu, Nakelo earlier today.

Hundreds of family members gathered to pay their last respect.

Amongst them were Ratu Epenisa Cakobau, Ratu Joni Madraiwiwi, Adi Litia Cakobau and the Tui Vuda Ratu Eparama Kitione Tavaiqia and other chiefs from the province of Tailevu.

Also present were representatives from the British High Commission and former British Army officers who served with the late Ratu Manasa.

His wife Adi Samanunu Talakuli Cakobau passed away last year and they have only one son Ratu Josefa Natuituba Talakuli.

 

 





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. PM snaps back
  2. Parents outraged
  3. Fatal fall for nuts
  4. Fijians aim for Japan 7s title defence in Tokyo
  5. Capital on show
  6. Watch over nurse as ministry wraps up inquiry
  7. Security company plan for former police group
  8. $73 tonne misinterpreted
  9. National pageant to select Miss Fiji
  10. First step for State, unions

Top Stories this Week

  1. INQUIRY: Baby given wrong injection Friday (27 Mar)
  2. A star is born Tuesday (31 Mar)
  3. HK 7s risk Thursday (26 Mar)
  4. Champions Monday (30 Mar)
  5. Road accidents claim five lives over the weekend Monday (30 Mar)
  6. Strong start Friday (27 Mar)
  7. 'Ruthless' Sunday (29 Mar)
  8. $8k fortnightly income Thursday (26 Mar)
  9. Players share winning prize Tuesday (31 Mar)
  10. Key to new home Thursday (26 Mar)