Few things give me greater pleasure than to get together with my friends and other Old Boys of the Marist Brothers High School. And I’m especially pleased to be here in Nadi tonight for a gathering of the local chapter of our Old Boy’s Association.
Today is FENC Day. It is marked by Walkathons in Nasinu, Sigatoka, Nadi, Lautoka, Ba, Labasa, Savusavu and, here in Suva to raise funds for the Foundation for the Education of Needy Children or FENC.
The Attorney-General and Minister for Communications, Honourable Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum (‘Attorney-General”) met with the Director of the Telecommunication Development Bureau of the International Telecommunication Union (“ITU”), Mr Brahima Sanou (“Director”) on 26 March 2015.
We obviously welcome the determination of the ILO because a Commission of Inquiry was obviously not in the best interests of Fiji and Fijians.
So I’m delighted to be here this morning to launch our Emergency Assistance Program for the victims of house fires who have no insurance and face financial difficulty in rebuilding their houses.