Kaila News

16th January

Prioritise children’s education: SC Fiji

PRIORITISE and support children in their education. This is the message by Save the Children (SC) Fiji CEO Iris McKenzie to parents and guardians in this school year. Ms McKenzie said they were seeing children after...

15th January

Back to boarding life

RETURNING to a regular schedule after a slow-paced holiday is not easy. But for three children from the interior of Sigatoka, boarding school life is a reality they embrace and look forward to. A team from this newspaper caught up with Mereoni Deku and her cousins Merewai Viyalani and Alipate at Marine Dr in Lautoka...

14th January

Special first day of new school year at Vishnu Deo Memorial

THE first day of the 2019 school year was a special one at Vishnu Deo Memorial School today. For the many Year One students who entered the classroom for the first time, it marked the beginning of a long educational journey full of dreams and wonderful memories. Sending her only child to Year One was...

Band beats for new school year

IT’S not an easy task to prepare children for school. As the new academic year starts today, some parents had to go the extra yard to ensure their children were well prepared for school. But for a group of youths of Waigasa in Lami, they took it upon themselves to help their parents prepare for...

Worth the struggle

WITH another school year beginning today, Madur Lata of Jittu Estate in Raiwaqa, Suva is proud that her struggles have enabled her to provide for her eight-year-old grandson who she looks after. Yesterday, the emotional grandmother looked back at how she had to skip meals to save money so she could buy her grandson’s school...

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