Children remain a priority for ex-mill worker
21 September, 2019, 9:50 am
EDUCATING his three children remains Joseva Tuivuniwai’s priority despite losing his employment with the Fiji Sugar Corporation.
The 43-year-old had worked for the company for 17 years and received $8200 as final payment for his services.
He intends to use this money to build a new house for his family.
“I have an uncle at Navolau Village who is willing to give me a piece of land to build a house,” Mr Tuivuniwai said.
He is married and has three children.
The eldest is 15 years and two others are in Years 5 and 2.
“My kids are still in school and educating them is important.
“I have also planted some yaqona on Kadavu, on a land owned by my wife that will mature next year which I hope to use wisely for my family.”
He said he did not expect to get a job immediately in Rakiraki.