Editors Comment

20th August

Editorial comment – Top weightlifting prospect

What else can we say but what a display of power and confidence! Fijian youngster Eileen Cikamatana has etched her name in the history books, breaking 46 weightlifting records including three world records during the...

19th August

Editorial comment – Correcting a wrong

THE revelation that three cases of assault on police officers were recorded last weekend is cause for concern. We can only hope the cases and the manner in which the attacks happened are not reflective of an underlying fight against authority. Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said in the first incident five men in their 20s...

18th August

Editorial comment – Walking on, walking strong

The weather wasn’t on their side yesterday. It didn’t deter organisers of the Walk On Walk Strong (WOWS) Kids Fiji walk and fun run in Sigatoka yesterday though. They were motivated. It rained throughout the night, and as dawn broke in the Western town, the rain didn’t seem to be going anywhere. It was cold...

17th August

Editorial comment – Onward to the RWC 2019

FLYING Fijians coach John McKee has made no bones about what he expects from our squad for next month’s Rugby World Cup in Japan. The players must step up and embrace challenges ahead. There is no time to waste with 36 days to go for our opener against Australia on September 21 in Sapporo, Japan....

16th August

Editorial comment – Stepping up in the court

THE fact that Suva and Nasinu dominated this year’s Central Primary Schools Netball Tournament which was held over two days at the National Netball Centre in Suva will attract attention. It may be a foregone conclusion for some people though. Suva made a clean sweep in three grades — in the under-9, 12 and 14...

15th August

Editorial comment – A traumatic experience

LIFE can be tough on some of us. It can sometimes also depend on how we see things and perhaps the turn of events in our lives. When Emori Raluveisoba called his elder sister at 7pm to find out where she was, he was reassured knowing his sister Vika Radinibau was on her way home....