2018-2019 National Budget: Cavei hopeful for increase in welfare assistance

84-year-old Taito Cavei (left) and his wife Selai Mati work on their fishing nets at their home at Tamavua-i-wai settlement in Suva. Picture: ELIKI NUKUTABU

FOR seven years, 84-year-old Taito Cavei has had to survive on a $100-a-month social welfare assistance. But he said with the high cost of living for people such as him today, $100 would only last him and his wife a week. And with the 2018/2019 National Budget to be announced later tonight, Mr Cavei was […]

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