Fiji Time: 2:42 AM on Saturday 22 July

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

North schools on standby for evacuation centres

By SALASEINI MOCEIWAI
Thursday, February 27, 2014

Update: 6:50PM ALL schools up north have been identified by the Commissioner Northern's office as standby evacuation centres.

Acting Commissioner Northern Alipate Bolalevu this afternoon said they had liaised with the Education Ministry to put the schools on standby for evacuation centres.

"The Civic Centre building and the Labasa College of Nursing have also been eyed as evacuation centres," he said.

"Right now, all the centres are on standby. We haven't activate one yet."

For emergency contact in the North, people have been advised to contact any of the following phone numbers: 8811322, 8811005, 9994261, 9904538,9904557, 9416112.








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 0.63190.6129
JPY 56.703853.7038
GBP 0.38510.3771
EUR 0.43100.4190
NZD 0.68430.6513
AUD 0.63360.6086
USD 0.50330.4863

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 21st, July, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Journals from the UK
  2. Tearful farewell
  3. Sex 'was consensual'
  4. Yuri's love for Fiji
  5. Man imprisoned for killing brother
  6. Charred remains
  7. PM invites investors
  8. Revival of Adi Natuicake Festival
  9. Humpback greets tourists in Lomaiviti waters
  10. Advances 'not returned'

Top Stories this Week

  1. Sera & Napolioni's fairytale wedding Sunday (16 Jul)
  2. Cane field murder Tuesday (18 Jul)
  3. Body of baby found in Nabua Wednesday (19 Jul)
  4. No threat, says RFMF Monday (17 Jul)
  5. Former soldier seeks forgiveness Tuesday (18 Jul)
  6. Mother and children perish in fire Thursday (20 Jul)
  7. School holds annual pageant and cultural show Sunday (16 Jul)
  8. $30m absence Monday (17 Jul)
  9. Journals from the UK Friday (21 Jul)
  10. Space to share Thursday (20 Jul)