Editors Comment

Rising to the challenge

THERE seems to be a bit of a quiet gap in the wake of the massive Fiji Secondary Schools Athletics Finals at the National Stadium last weekend. There had been great anticipation leading up to...

Let’s value road safety

Police believe a series of car accidents in the Western Division should be a wake-up call for motorists and road users. Fiji Police Force west spokesperson Wame Bautolu said this in the wake of car accidents, one of which resulted in the death of three people. Apart from the fatal accident in Batiri, Sigatoka, last...

Take a bow

TAKE a bow people. Congratulations are in order for the giants of Fiji high schools athletics. Ratu Kadavulevu School and Adi Cakobau School have effectively shifted the power base of high schools athletics firmly back to the Central Division. RKS, once a dominant force in high schools athletics came back with a bang this year...

Stage set for Fiji Finals

The stage is set for an exciting three days of athletics action at the National Stadium in Suva starting today. It seems that way from the outset. The fans are headed to the Capital City. The old scholars are loading social media, showing their support and allegiance. The athletes are prepared for an event that...

Meningococcal cases

THE revelation that 11 people have died from meningococcal disease will shock many people. The fact that four deaths were recorded this year alone and seven last year should raise alarm bells. Confirming this in a ministerial statement in Parliament yesterday, Health Minister Rosy Akbar said the invasive meningococcal disease used to be very rare...