Interesting items in today's Fiji Village. I. Delay to talk more about that flag. 2. 11,000 signuatures in a petition led by Sodelpa to keep the current flag. What fun they are having, disturbing the government's push to change the flag.
From Fiji Village
The closing date for the new Fiji Flag design consultations will now be 31st December, 2015. Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama has just announced that cabinet and then Parliament will consider the new flag design when it convenes in 2016. Bainimarama says while the government had originally set a ..
SODELPA delivers over 11,000 signatures from those against new flag design
By Vijay Narayan and Elizabeth Rokosuka
Opposition Leader, Ro Teimumu Kepa (nearest to camera) leads the group to the Department of Information at the Government Buildings in Suva
The SODELPA youth group conducted a short march to the Department of Information at the Government Buildings in Suva earlier this afternoon to deliver signatures of 11,178 people who are against the new flag design and process.
SODELPA Principal Administrative Officer Mick Beddoes says the group was led by Opposition Leader, Ro Teimumu Kepa and General Secretary Pio Tabaiwalu.