Fiji Time: 10:14 PM on Tuesday 6 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Pair deny charge

Shalveen Chand
Saturday, February 08, 2014

A FATHER and daughter charged with possession of illicit drugs told the High Court in Suva that another person living with them had brought the drugs.

Josese Rakuita and Litia Rakuita informed the court as they made their bail application before Justice Janaka Bandara.

It is alleged that the two were found in possession of almost a kilogram of amphetamine.

While making the bail application, defence lawyer for the two, David Toganivalu said both accused denied possessing the drug in their caution interview.

Mr Toganivalu alleged that Mr Rakuita's brother's son, who was living with them, had brought the drugs into their home.

The case will be called again on February 28.








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 0.64410.6251
JPY 55.581352.5813
GBP 0.37970.3717
EUR 0.45440.4424
NZD 0.68650.6535
AUD 0.65390.6289
USD 0.48650.4695

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 5th December, 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Soko's message
  2. Fiji's Year 10 results out
  3. Fiji deports US citizen
  4. Amnesty highlights torture cases
  5. Torture 'failure'
  6. Three-way crash kills 1
  7. Miss Fiji preps for top model audition
  8. Fiu sets Fiji Bati target
  9. Take heed, say parties
  10. 'Significant'

Top Stories this Week

  1. Superstition or fact Sunday (04 Dec)
  2. Shes Dunn it again! Friday (02 Dec)
  3. Report on Rosi Thursday (01 Dec)
  4. Call to be prepared for cyclone season Friday (02 Dec)
  5. Black magic claim Saturday (03 Dec)
  6. Teachers raise concerns Thursday (01 Dec)
  7. Rotuma Bill opposed Thursday (01 Dec)
  8. Doctors reveal, heavy grog swipers require more drugs for surgery Saturday (03 Dec)
  9. Salary review plan for teachers, says Reddy Monday (05 Dec)
  10. Website probe Wednesday (30 Nov)