Media Release

New foot-crossing an “answered prayer”

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka with residents of Vanuadogo Settlement at their newly-built foot-crossing last Friday. SUVA – Days of having to rely on a tree trunk to get to and from…

$130k worth of Government investment commissioned in Namosi

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka cuts a ribbon to officially commission the Wainilotulevu/Nasoqo Footpath Project in Namosi last week. SUVA – More than $130,000 worth of investments by the Government was commissioned…

New access road and Foot-crossing bring relief to villagers

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka with villagers of Vatukarasa in Tailevu and residents of Coloi Settlement in Naitasiri after the commissioning of the Vatukarasa Foot-crossing last week. SUVA – Residents of Coloi…

Vunidavo Shed Project to alleviate women’s worries

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka and Commissioner Central Division Mr. Josefa Navuku with villagers of Vunidavo in Namosi in front of their newly commissioned Vunidavo Farmers’ Cooperative and Value-Adding Shed last week.…

Wainimakutu Collection Centre to ensure proper storage of farming produce

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka, Permanent Secretary for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Mr. Isoa Talemaibua, Commissioner Central Division Mr. Josefo Navuku and Provincial Administrator (PA) Namosi Mr. Laisenia Tui,…

Five households get improved water source after 40 years

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka, Permanent Secretary for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Mr. Isoa Talemaibua, Commissioner Central Division Mr. Josefo Navuku and Provincial Administrator (PA) Namosi Mr. Laisenia Tui…

DAC members reminded of role

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka, Divisional Planning Officer (DPO) Northern Mr. Setareki Dakuiboca, Provincial Administrator (PA) Cakaudrove Mr. Ilisoni Lagi and District Officer (DO) Taveuni Mr. Abdul Hakim with District Advisory Councilors…

Taveuni fishermen get new boats and engine

Caption: Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka with the fishermen of Taveuni who were successful recipients of assistance offered under the Seafaring Entrepreneurial Assistance (SEA) Programme. TAVEUNI – The Ministry of Rural and Maritime…