Kaila News

23rd July

Fiji kaji rugby welcomes new players

THE Vodafone Fiji Kaji Rugby Competition zone finals festival which took place last week across the country, recorded a number of new ruggers being given the chance to play alongside experienced competitors. In a competition...

Mokani students’ rugby and netball skills commended

STUDENTS of Ratu Ravuama Vunivalu Memorial School in Mokani Village, Tailevu, were praised for their rugby and netball skills while playing in last week’s Tailevu South Netball Championship and the Kaji Rugby Festival. Students from the school showed signs of success, especially for netball after winning their last three games. Netball team coach Mereoni Mucunabitu...

Top netball exposure for Dilkusha girls

THE Tailevu South Primary Schools Netball Championship[ at the National Netball Centre in Suva las week was a chance to expose netballers from Dilkusha Girls School in Nausori. The school’s team was among the top teams in the competition and they hope to continue their winning streak in local schools competitions. School coach Litia Naqaitukana...

Rugby path for children

QUICK Rip and tag rugby are the best way forward for primary school children in learning how to play rugby. Parents, teachers, coaches and student ruggers this newspaper spoke to during the launch of the Quick Rip Rugby Festival at Saraswati Primary School grounds at Manoca, Nausori last week, were in favour of the rugby...

Akbar: $250m spent on rehabilitating schools

GOVERNMENT has spent more than $250million on rehabilitating schools that were damaged or destroyed by Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston, says Education Minister Rosy Akbar. She said this while speaking at the commissioning of the $3.2m rehabilitation of Penang Sangam Primary and Penang Sangam High schools, Rakiraki, which was financed by the Indian government. “To date,...

21st July

Lelean ruggers secure Super Deans quarter-final spot

LELEAN Memorial School has secured a spot in the 2019 Vodafone Secondary schools Super Deans champion national quarter-finals. The boys from Davuilevu defeated St John’s College from Cawaci 17-7. Lelean led 12-0 in the first half and managed to score another try in the second half. Assistant coach Marika Sovaki said the players proved themselves...

Discipline to fight drugs

NATABUA High School students who participated in the annual cadet passing-out parade on Friday were urged to use their military training in discipline to fight against the use of drugs in schools. This was the message from chief guest and Republic of Fiji Military Forces Land Force commander Colonel Manoa Gadai to the 1220 students...

18th July

FNU student association geared up for 2019 Open Day

THE Fiji National University Students Association (FNUSA) is all geared up to host visitors at their FNU Open Day 2019 starting today. The association wants to ensure all secondary school students are not only provided a memorable guided tour, but also to assist students obtain important information such as study programs, career opportunities, or minimum...

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