2016-2017 Budget: $5m for Legal Aid Commission

Update: 10:27PM LEGAL aid services throughout Fiji have shown their value and empowered ordinary Fijians, said Attorney-General and Finance Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum as he announced a funding of $5million for the Legal Aid Commission. Created in 1998, until 2008 it had only three legal aid officers in Fiji. “From 2008 Government has continued to increase […]

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