20th January

People: Subash toils the land

Subash Chand is not waiting around for a chef vacancy and has turned to the land for cash and sustenance after he lost his job at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic last year. The...

19th January

People: Seini eyes own kindy

Early childhood teacher Seini Maramanibola hopes to run her own kindergarten one day. The mother of six is pursuing a Diploma in Early Childhood and believes this will be a stepping stone to greater things to come. Ms Maramanibola, who was raised by her grandmother at the four-storey flats in Raiwai in the early 1980s,...

18th January

People: Here I am, a lawyer

Naomi Bukalidi was one of the 758 airline workers who were terminated from their jobs at Fiji Airways on Monday, May 25, 2020. The 30-year-old from Visoto Village on Ovalau flew with the airline for five years. “I flew with them until that fateful day, the termination,” she said. Back in 2009, she completed her...