‘No directive was given to stop the media’

Police Commissioner Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho with other police offi cers outside the High Court in Suva during the court case of petition against the 2018 General Election results yesterday. Picture: RAMA

MEDIA representatives were stopped by police from entering the Court of Disputed Returns while trying to cover the three election petition cases called yesterday. Shortly before yesterday’s 10am hearing, a police officer told media representatives that there was a directive preventing the media from attending the court case. Journalists told the officer they knew of […]

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