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Grace aims to change family trend

Solomone Rabulu
Thursday, January 04, 2018

GRACE Talei Cava aspires to become a teacher. And it is the 11-year-old's ambition that might one day change the trend of her family being market vendors for the past three generations.

Her father, Aseri Cava, said he would support Grace achieve her dreams.

"We're from Naila Village in Tailevu, selling at the market is our life," he said.

"We have been in this business for the past three generations and my daughter wishes to change that. My two elder children joined me this week in selling and whatever we earn will go towards our back to school shopping for my children."








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