Update: 4:39PM IT WAS a sad morning for many families, friends and colleagues of the late Sakiasi Waqanivavalagi, who was this morning laid to rest after making his final journey through the Centenary Methodist Church.
Waqanavavalagi, a former minister, passed away at the Colonial
War Memorial Hospital last week and is survived by his wife Loata
Waqanivavalagi, his siblings, children and grandchildren.
Dignitaries present at his funeral service this morning included
First Lady Adi Koila Nailatikau, former Police Commissioner Ioane Naivalurua,
former Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase, Prime Minister Real Admiral (Ret) Voreqe
Bainimarama and Berenado Vunibobo who all came to pay their respects.