Writ of Election returned

IT has been a long-time coming and the people of Fiji are proud. These were the words of the President of Fiji Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, as he accepted the Writ of Election from Electoral Commission chairman Chen Bunn Young at the Government House in Suva yesterday.

In a formal ceremony attended by members of the Electoral Commission, Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem and Minister of Election Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, Ratu Epeli was presented with the Writ of Election which also included the 50 names of parliamentarians.

“It’s been a long time coming and the people of Fiji are very proud,” Ratu Epeli said.

“I thank you for the long hours you put in; it’s not been easy.”