Fiji Time: 5:22 PM on Tuesday 21 February

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Husband in court for murder

Mere Naleba
Saturday, May 03, 2014

THE man alleged to have murdered another man over claims he was having an extra-marital affair with his wife pleaded not guilty to the murder charge against him.

Joeli Masicolo appeared before High Court judge Justice Salesi Temo in Suva yesterday.

He is alleged to have murdered Jone Nabaisila by striking him on the head using a cane knife.

Mr Masicolo is also charged with another two counts of attempted murder and act with intent to cause grievous harm.

It is alleged Mr Masicolo also attempted to cause the death of his wife Tavenisa Lewavavai by striking her with the cane knife and later struck the hand of Karalaini Loaloa causing her injuries.

The alleged knifing incident happened on February 21 this year at Kilikali settlement in Nepani, Nasinu.

The case has been adjourned to June 19.








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 0.64210.6231
JPY 56.040353.0403
GBP 0.39160.3836
EUR 0.46120.4492
NZD 0.68830.6553
AUD 0.64090.6159
USD 0.49200.4750

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 21st February, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. 'Death trap'
  2. Workplace accident kills man
  3. Man, 66, on remand
  4. Tough lesson for Kamila
  5. Workers ready to go
  6. Hope slowly erodes
  7. Expect 'heavy rain and wind'
  8. One year on
  9. Market renovation
  10. Poll aid offer

Top Stories this Week

  1. Villagers burn objects used for 'witchcraft' at village cleansing Saturday (18 Feb)
  2. Man dies in custody Saturday (18 Feb)
  3. Family given son's post mortem exam results Monday (20 Feb)
  4. Life in prison Thursday (16 Feb)
  5. A lifetime try as Jasa weds sweetheart Saturday (18 Feb)
  6. $95,000 payout Monday (20 Feb)
  7. No more sleeping in car Saturday (18 Feb)
  8. Acid leak at lami Thursday (16 Feb)
  9. Day of fate Monday (20 Feb)
  10. Vosarogo living his dream Friday (17 Feb)