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Party Leadership

There has been much speculation in the media concerning the leadership of the Fiji Labour Party,  following the conviction last month and sentencing last Friday of its leader, Mr Mahendra Chaudhry.    The FLP Management Board is to meet later…

What Father Kevin Barr said in Court

Father Kevin Barr: Mahendra Chaudhry is someone …I have come to admire and would consider him a good friend.  I also see him as an inspiring person, an outstanding leader, a man of integrity and a fighter for social justice,…

Fiji’s falling living standards

Fiji Labour Party questions a statement by Peter Thomson, Fiji’s Ambassador to the United Nations that Fiji has done better than most Pacific Island nations in achieving the Millennium Development Goals.  “In fact, in many aspects of human development, Fiji…

Election Rigging – a distinct possibility

No decision or action of the Electoral Commission or the Supervisor of Elections can be challenged in the Courts of Law, under the Electoral Decree  This and several other provisions of the Electoral Decree confirm FLP’soft-stated fears that the September…

Freeze on domestic rents should remain: FLP

Fiji Labour Party warns that the Commerce Commission decision to lift the freeze on domestic rents would see an explosion of rent increases and cause more hardship for people already struggling with high living costs.  FLP also denounces the Commission’s…