Fiji Time: 9:54 PM on Tuesday 20 February

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Baton of honour surprises lad

Ana Madigibuli
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

TWENTY-year-old Jovesa Ratu Jr was awarded the baton of honour at the Montfort Boys Town passing-out parade at the school last Friday.

The lad from Nacula Village in Yasawa said receiving the baton of honour was an achievement he never expected during his time at the school.

"We never really expected to be part of the passing-out parade this year and for me to be awarded the baton of honour is indeed an accomplishment," Ratu said.

"I study building and plumbing at the school and I hope to become a soldier with the Republic of Fiji Military Forces focusing on my building skills."

His proud father witnessed the memorable occassion.








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 0.63170.6127
JPY 54.204251.2042
GBP 0.35800.3500
EUR 0.40540.3934
NZD 0.68860.6556
AUD 0.63870.6137
USD 0.50450.4875

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 20th, February, 2018

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Living in fear
  2. Nacuqu puts hands up
  3. Drivers lose $7800 weekly after LTA freezes permits
  4. Bajpai joins NFP, eyes on health facilities
  5. Women return home in time for anniversary
  6. Association plans to boycott operations
  7. Taliga aims for Fiji 7s spot, will play in Nawaka
  8. 44 men charged with sedition plead not guilty
  9. Focus on teachers
  10. Target set for improved education

Top Stories this Week

  1. Love is patient and always kind Wednesday (14 Feb)
  2. None like Gita Friday (16 Feb)
  3. Plans to open caves for public viewing Monday (19 Feb)
  4. Della S(h)aw love Thursday (15 Feb)
  5. Long wait Monday (19 Feb)
  6. Dash for cover Wednesday (14 Feb)
  7. Villagers cry foul Thursday (15 Feb)
  8. Masirewa scores biggest try Monday (19 Feb)
  9. Tikotikoca withdraws provisional candidacy from NFP Wednesday (14 Feb)
  10. Bitcoin rises above $20,175 Saturday (17 Feb)