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$100m for province

Luke Rawalai
Saturday, May 10, 2014

GOVERNMENT has spent about $100million on developing the province of Cakaudrove on Vanua Levu.

Officiating at Thursday's opening of the Cakaudrove Provincial Council meeting on Taveuni, chief guest and Minister for Agriculture Lieutenant Colonel Inia Seruiratu told council members that government was looking at developing and providing equal opportunities to those outside urban areas.

Lt-Col Seruiratu said government's development projects were aimed at providing opportunities for the people.

"With government willing to provide these agents of development and change, the onus is upon individuals to ensure they make use of these opportunities," he said.

"At the provincial level, this means that we need to work together in unity for the betterment of our provinces.





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