Group stops children from attending school, says service to chief, vanua paramount

Melikiseteki Uluibau, leader of the Yavutu ni Vanua group (sitting second from left) with his followers. Picture: VILIAME RAVAI

A GROUP of iTaukei families living in a settlement in Toko, Tavua have stopped their children from attending school because they believe people should serve their chief and the vanua foremost. The group, known as the Yavu vatu ni Vanua, believe their children should learn how to look after their chiefs and go back to […]

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