Editors Comment

Editorial comment – Taking control

No one is exempt from quarantine — not even government ministers and high-level civil servants! When it comes to fighting COVID-19, we accept that tough decisions will have to be made, and there can be...

3rd March

Editorial comment – On the side of the law

ACTING Commissioner of Police Rusiate Tudravu has no qualms about what police officers must do. There is no room for officers who cross the line and breach the law. They will be charged and their job will be at stake. There’s no beating around the bush so to speak! Charging police officers for breaching laws,...

2nd March

Editorial comment – Cut the misinformation

THERE have outlandish suggestions to beat COVID-19, and much talk about the negative impact of vaccines. They are challenging scenarios that have flooded the internet space over recent months. In fact health specialists suggest there has been so much misinformation about health in general, vaccines, and medicine to treat illnesses, that it is a major...

1st March

Editorial comment – When discipline matters

National 7s coach Gareth Baber saw red on Saturday. In fact, who wouldn’t in the wake of the indiscipline shown on the field at the annual Nawaka 7s tournament at Prince Charles Park in Nadi. It marred an otherwise important tournament for the sport. It forced Baber to urge club coaches to take responsibility in...

26th February

Editorial comment – Staying grounded

The announcement that a 30-year-old man is our latest border quarantine case of COVID-19 should bring us back down to earth in as far as the global pandemic is concerned. For many Fijians, every time we get a confirmed case, there will be a touch of concern raised. In fact we cannot afford to be...

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