Fiji Times Logo

Fiji Time: 11:45 PM on Wednesday 3 September

/ Front page / News

Chaudhry: No transparency

Nasik Swami
Saturday, March 15, 2014

THE dissolution of the Public Accounts Committee shows lack of transparency and accountability in the government, says Labour leader Mahendra Chaudhry.

He said with the dissolution of the committee, members of the public would not be able to know how their funds had been used by the government.

"Dissolving of the committee shows lack of transparency and accountability from government towards public funds," Mr Chaudhry said.

"For the past five years, government accounts have not been published, Auditor-General's report has not been published, there has been no transparency or accountability in the financial affairs of the government."


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. 45 detained
  2. Teen's ice bucket death
  3. Nusra demands compensation, aid, for release of soldiers
  4. Filipino force defied UN commander in Golan crisis
  5. Ban assures Fiji
  6. Accident claims another life
  7. Suburb housing project offers 210 flats
  8. Family dispute leaves one dead, two in hospital
  9. UN demands release of captured Fijian soldiers
  10. Unique desserts shop opens

Top Stories this Week

  1. Van Gaal unhappy Wednesday (27 Aug)
  2. Commander confirms captured soldiers 'safe' Friday (29 Aug)
  3. Police act Wednesday (27 Aug)
  4. Show of support Thursday (28 Aug)
  5. Going Golan Monday (01 Sep)
  6. Dad tells of heartache as son is buried Wednesday (27 Aug)
  7. Rebels take our soldiers Saturday (30 Aug)
  8. Tough but right Monday (01 Sep)
  9. Police assault claim Thursday (28 Aug)
  10. Military not taking sides Monday (01 Sep)