Toiling with a smile

Adi Bale Maramarua, middle, after being presented her certificate for being part of a workshop organised by UN Women for Lautoka market vendors. Beside her are representatives from UN Women who facilitated the workshop. Picture: SHAYAL DEVI

Adi Bale Maramarua, middle, after being presented her certificate for being part of a workshop organised by UN Women for Lautoka market vendors. Beside her are representatives from UN Women who facilitated the workshop. Picture: SHAYAL DEVI

YOU may see her smiling and joking but behind that smile is a woman whose life has been built on hard work and perseverance. That is the life of Adi Baleiwai Maramarua, a 57-year-old vendor at the Lautoka market. Her cheerful personality and loving nature will of course give people the impression that Nau Bale, […]

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