$55M paid out for care

Thousands of Nadi residents waiting outside of Prince Charles Park yesterday for their chance to apply for the HOMES-CARE assistance. The residents were left disappointed when Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation officials informed them that the date for the assistance was moved to next week. Picture: BALJEET SINGH

NO government can continue to make huge aid assistance payouts. Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said this in Parliament on Wednesday as he revealed that Government has paid out about $55.3 million under its CARE for Fiji package for victims of recent weather events. While delivering a ministerial statement on the package, he […]

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