Letters To The Editors

20th October

Letters to the Editor – October 20, 2020

Good leader stands out Your editorial ‘Congratulations in order’ (FT 19/10 ) for Jacinda Ardern’s landslide election win for a second term is indeed in order. The reason for Ardern’s popularity among the people of...

19th October

Letters to the Editor – October 19, 2020

In Mushroom’s footsteps STILL going strong at 69 (FT 18/10) brought back memories of the legendary long-distance runner Mushroom. When I was a third form boarder at Natabua High School in 1969, I often saw Mushroom come and do his laps around our soccer ground. One day I decided to skip soccer and follow behind...

18th October

Letters to the Editor: Sunday, October 18, 2020

Brave local players I salute our nine brave local players who made the squad for the expanded Eight Nations tournament. Bravo to Suva’s Tevita Ikanivere and Serupepeli Vularika, Naitasiri’s Samu Tawake, Chris Minimbi and Tuidraki Samusamuvodre, Nadroga’s Jone Koroiduadua and Manueli Ratuniyarawa, Tailevu’s Simione Kuruvoli and Namosi’s Peni Matawalu for making the squad. This tour...

17th October

Letters to the Editor: Saturday, October 17, 2020

Celebration instils pride for Fijians How lovely it was to view the pictures of the RFMF personnel, police officers, military officers and Fiji Navy officers lined up in their official attire for Fiji’s 50th Independence Day celebration at Albert Park in Suva. Those pictures instilled more pride for Fijians. Thank you Sophie Ralulu for those...

16th October

Letters to the Editor: Friday, October 16, 2020

Brave decision Fiji needs more people like Lewa Kuriako (FT 14/10). She is brave to stand up and tell us what she saw, in the case of Mesake Sinu. I salute her. You are a brave girl. ALLEN LOCKINGTON Kava Place, Lautoka   Learn from the past It’s rather strange and ironic that Opposition Leader,...

14th October

Letters to the Editor – October 14, 2020

All about 7s rugby SEVENS rugby is administered by World Rugby, the body responsible for rugby union worldwide. Australia is a regular participant in 7s rugby competitions. It is a host in the world sevens series. Australian women are the reigning Olympic champions. Many Australian players who have played 7s are household names today. To...