State to file further disclosures in Yvette Nikolic’s case

Australian national Yvette Nikolic. Picture: FT FILE/REINAL CHAND

THE Australian national charged with one count of unlawful possession of illicit drugs appeared in the High Court in Lautoka today.

Yvette Dainne Nikolic appeared in relation to the discovery of drugs, arms and ammunition on board a yacht at Port Denarau on June 22.

Ms Nikolic was alleged to have been part of the crew of the yacht Shenanigans that allegedly tried to import 12.9kilograms of cocaine, 34.4grams of methamphetamine and cocaine tablets with an estimated value between $20million and $30million.

The case has been adjourned to July 24 for further disclosures to be filed by State lawyers.

Ms Nikolic has been further remanded in custody.

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