15 farmers prepare for direct export

FIFTEEN farmers are closely working with the marketing unit, agriculture planning division of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MALS) to export their local produce overseas. Chief field officer Noel Roposi said, MALS had linked fifteen farmers with overseas interested buyers to kick off trading. “Since MAL put out this privilege, many farmers approached us…

Temotu Pele MP Dies

MEMBER of Parliament for Temotu Pele Martin Magga has died late on Monday night. Mr Maga had been battling a long illness that left him on a wheel chair since 2009. The Reef Islander born November 11, 1953 is a backbencher in the current government. He entered Parliament during the 2006 National General Election and…

Registration delays HBL league

The Honiara Basketball League has been deferred for another week. This was according to the HBL committee. The postponement was to give another week for all teams to register before the competition kicks off. Enquiries and information about the registration of teams can be directed to the National Basketball Development Officer (NBDO) Moses Kivo or…

Nadi keep hopes alive

Despite losing their first match, the Shop N Save Nadi team bounced back to win their second pool match on Sunday. The Jetsetters defeated Labasa 2-1 in another nail-biting match in the Inkk Mobile Battle of Giants tournament at Govind Park in Ba. Both sides were hungry for a win after losing their first matches.…

Ba, Rewa must win

Fiji Sun:  The Gurjit Singh-coached Suva side and Lautoka lead Fiji premier soccer Pool A and have qualified for the semifinals of the 2014 Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants at the ANZ Stadium. The capital side defeated Navua 1-0 while Lautoka edged Nadroga by the same scoreline at Govind Park on Saturday. Nadroga and…