Editorial comment – Preparation is important

The map showing the epicentre of the 7.7 magnitude earthquake that was recorded in the Lau region. Picture: SUPPLIED

THE revelation that the Mineral Resources Department recorded 10 aftershocks following the 7.5 magnitude earthquake that occurred south-west of Fiji on Friday morning must make us sit up and take notice. As permanent secretary for Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources Malakai Finau said, with seismic events of such nature being recorded, people should remain […]

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