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Immature Sports Council CEO sulks like daddy
Coup 4.5 reported that Fiji TV journalist Satish Narain was forced to apologise for asking the Fiji Sports Council CEO for HELP during the May 16 Coca Cola Games.
The music being played on the PA system during the races was too loud so Satish asked if the CEO, Litiana Loabuka, could help out and have something done about it. As CEO, she clearly had no understanding about what was being asked and flew into a temper tantrum. CEO Loabuka then had Fiji TV barred from all Fiji Sports Stadiums venues. What a way to sulk! Satish also had to apologise on air, but it wasn't enough to satisfy her immature mind and wounded ego.
CEO Loabuka also complained to her daddy (Bainimarama) who also obviously had no clue either about what was going on, but like any uneducated moron he weighed in on Fiji TV Chairman Padam Lala and CEO Tarun Patel and threatened to cancel their TV licence. Narain apparently 'resigned' yesterday.
This unfortunately is the state and level of Bainimarama's mentality. Like a child he flys into a rage without any restraint or logic. This also shows the type of idiots being employed as a CEO by the Bainimarama dictatorship. This is corruption and nepotism. Who would want to invest in such a Government? This childish and immature behaviour must stop if Fiji is to have any chance of moving forward and prospering.
Im still fearing the day when Bainimarama will appoint untrained and uneducated relatives or friends as air traffic controllers, airline pilots, doctors or brain surgeons. Crazy? but given Bainimarama's mentality its not impossible for him.
UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations turns blind eye to murderers & Human Rights abusers
The United Nations Department of Peace Keeping Operations will turn a blind eye to any Fiji soldier guilty or involved in murder or Human Rights abuses. So long as Bainimarama says the soldiers are clear. This coming from Bainimarama who is guilty of treason, sedition and has broken every promise he has made since overthrowing the last democratically elected Government of Fiji. And the rot continues......
According to Michael Field, a UN spokesman told the New York based Inner City Press, which monitors the UN, that the Fiji regime will do its own checking. This despite the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights expressing shock over the content of a video showing the apparent torture and inhuman and degrading treatment of two handcuffed men in Fiji.
On the one hand the UN is shocked and on the other, they are willing to overlook murderers and Human Rights abusers working on UN missions.
A majority of Fijian soldiers are NOT murders or guilty of Human Rights abusers. There are only a few rotten ones that eagerly carry out murders, Human Rights abuse and evil deeds on their fellow country men and women - as ordered by their illegal Commander Bainimarama.
The UN is using rhetoric to get around this issue. The same UN spokesman also told the Inner City Press that “It is the responsibility of the government of the Republic of Fiji, as with all troop-contributing countries, to ensure that its personnel have not been convicted of, are currently under investigation for, or being prosecuted for any criminal offence, including violations of international human rights law or international humanitarian law.” Okay, but what about the UN's obligation to ensure that it abides, at all times, by its own rules and obligations?..............
This mere act of letting Fiji, whose dictator is clearly guilty of murder and Human Rights abuse, determine which of its soldiers qualify is really fascinating, given the number of PhD's and world "experts" employed at the UN. It seems they are all working in silos and chasing their own agendas. Anyhow, only a few nations have been willing to provide the number of soldiers that Fiji has. Therefore, the UN is being forced to lower its standards and overlook some of its own rules and regulations.
Officers who had joined Commodore Frank Bainimarama’s coup were previously banned from UN service, as have soldiers accused of human rights abuses, including the deaths of coup opponents. Apparently, this will no longer be the case.
Now Fiji will be sending 170 soldiers to the Golan heights, between civil war-torn Syria and Israel. They will replace 377 Austrian troops in the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF), which has monitored a ceasefire between Israel and Syria since 1974. This mission will bring better income to the families of the 170 soldiers and it will also provide much needed remittances to Fiji's poor economy which is the result of Khaiyum and Bainimarama's corruption, mismanagement, theft of native lands and government funds, etc.
The Fiji troops are good at the peace keeping work that they do and Fiji will send troops to UN missions, whether it is under a dictatorship or not. The reputation of the Fijian troops was built on Fijian bravery and the quality of the officers that led them. Bainimarama was never a part of this effort. Bainimarama had abandoned his men to save himself, at the first sound of shots, at the start of the November 2000 mutiny. He also soiled his pants while escaping through the casava patch - a total embarrassment to the uniform and to the brave soldiers of the RFMF.
Not all of the officers and rank and file subscribe to Bainimarama's treasonous objectives, corruption and thuggery. Being in the RFMF is a job for them that puts food on their tables and pays their bills. Unfortunately for the soldiers and the country, they are being dictated to by Bainimarama who is not the legal Commander of the RFMF, is highly corrupt and who also has his own soldiers and citizens threatened and beaten if he even thinks that they oppose his dictatorship or ideas.
The action by the UN also makes Australia and New Zealand's efforts, to stop the use of Fiji troops in UN missions, somewhat wasted. But they must not stop. Australia and New Zealand must continue on with their efforts to stop the use of Fiji troops in UN missions. Not until Fiji has truly returned to democracy, with a free and fairly elected government and a totally free and independent judiciary .
Scholarship Programs - another nail in the coffin of indigenous Fijians
The Impact on indigenous Fijians of Merging Government Scholarship Programs show that Fijians are taking second place to Indians in Government funded scholarships. This is another nail in the coffin of indigenous Fijians as a people. Soon their native lands will be stolen from them by Bainimarama and Kahiyum as part of their corrupt money making deals for themselves and their parasitic and corrupt relatives and friends.
According to FijiLeaks the scholarship gap before the merger were somewhat marginal. However it is now compounded, giving the upper edge to Indo-Fijians after the introduction of a merit-based system in 2010. Thanks to Bainimarama and his idiotic Senior RFMF officers. This is Fijian against Fijian while Kahiyum and his parasitic supporters milk Fiji of its opportunities, wealth and resources.
Meanwhile Fijians have lost their identity – and are now called iTaukei by Bainimarama’s Junta. This is an insult to Fijians, but other Fijians, the ones with the guns, are running around intimidating and assaulting their own people and forcing them to follow Bainimarama, a kai-loma or half-caste from Kiuva and his puppet master Khaiyum.
The changing face of scholarships in Fiji is outlined in the following tables posted on FijiLeaks.
Ministry of Miss Information - News 17 June 2013
How could DFAT and MFAT get it so wrong?
Australia’s Foreign Minister Bob Carr and NZ’s Murray McCullay are at the forefront of ridicule and venom by Fiji pro-democracy supporters. But the reality is that these Ministers take advice from, and have been misguided by, their respective Foreign Affairs departments and ministry. DFAT (Australia) and MFAT (NZ) have got it wrong about dealing with Fiji and their decisions suggest that their long serving strategists and so called experts don’t fully understand Bainimarama and his illegal junta’s needs and objectives. Subsequently, Australia and New Zealand’s status in the Pacific has drastically diminished in the eyes of Fiji pro-democracy supporters, the oppressed people of Fiji, Fiji political parties and neighboring Pacific island states. Their advice on Fiji is also highly unlikely to change with a change in Government – new bosses but same advisers.........
Maybe now is a good time for Bob Carr and Murray McCullay to reorganize and refresh their so called experts in foreign affairs who are comfortably entrenched in their cushy and highly overpaid lifetime jobs while not producing effective results and outcomes.
In fact, Fiji is now more aligned and in debt to China with her easy low interest loans. China also stepped in to pay Fiji’s bills. Without this helping hand from China Fiji would have defaulted in her repayments in 2010 and ended up insolvent and a failed state, all as a direct result of Bainimarama and Khaiyum’s illegal actions, corruption and mismanagement of Fiji and its resources.
Now future generations of Fiji will be repaying these loans well after Bainimarama and Khaiyum are long gone. Meanwhile, more and more Chinese immigrate to Fiji. And some argue that they will soon become the new threat to native lands – first it was the unscrupulous Indian businessmen wanting access to native lands for next to nothing. Next it will be the Chinese with their unscrupulous businesses wanting land leases for 160 years, tax exemptions, and the right to bring in 30,000 of its own workers – as per the case in Samoa.
But why do Fijians need to put up with all these corrupt activities. They don’t. The Bainimarama junta is illegal. Bainimarama’s own appointed court ruled that the Bainimarama coup of 2006 was illegal. Coupled with Bainimarama’s crimes that include treason, murder, sedition, corruption and fraud there is no way Bainimarama can escape from going to Naboro prison. Not under any truly fair and freely elected government of Fiji. It’s just a matter of when he goes to prison.
The people of Fiji, in over 7,000 submissions, voiced their objection to any form of immunity being given to anyone involved in any past and future coups. Those senior officers who mistakenly supported Bainimarama in the coup are all too happy to face the courts for their part in the coup. But Bainimarama knows he is guilty so needs to find an alternative method of being granted immunity for his crimes. To achieve this Bainimarama and Khaiyum are trying to trick and fool the people of Fiji into supporting their illegal constitution (which does far less for the protection of native lands and indigenous Fijian rights than what Bainimarama and Khaiyum says it does) and vote them into power at the next elections. If this fails, than Bainimarama will be forced to grant immunity for himself and his supporters by forcing it on the people. It is either immunity or bust for Bainimarama. This is brinkmanship but there is no other way for him and his parasitic group of supporters and relatives - unless China offers all of them residence in China, with all their stolen millions from Fiji.
The Chinese government has no problem supporting Bainimarama’s aim to illegally rule Fiji by force so long as Bainimarama continues to support China’s communist party internationally. Bainimarama also offers the Chinese an opportunity to flex its economic muscle against the Americans for growing control of the Pacific. Besides the Pacific island nations who receive low interest loans from China, Australia is also dependent on China buying its resources. The American economy is also in debt to China.
So why would Bainimarama then want to align himself with Australia and New Zealand with their strict requirements for transparency and accountability? To align with Australia and New Zealand, with their righteous and goodie-goodie attitude and strict requirements, also implies a hidden path, somewhere along the way, that leads to Naboro prison for Bainimarama and his supporters. But having the support of Australia and New Zealand would provide the illegal Bainimarama junta with some form of legitimacy. At this stage, the Bainimarama junta is more than happy to only receive whatever aid Australia and New Zealand are willing to provide but aligning with them is not a viable option.
So why is DFAT still attempting to attract Bainimarama over to them given that China is offering better support and more than what Australia and New Zealand can offer. Their approach needs to change - its not too late.
Australia and New Zealand should have been more assertive in their original objection to Bainimarama’s coup and more assertive and committed to supporting the pro-democracy groups. Instead they did what some would call as indecisive or half-hearted. They didn’t appear fully committed against the Bainimarama coup. Fiji’s last democratically elected Prime Minister Mr Qarase asked for help to stop the coup, but none came. Instead only soft sanctions and lots of rhetoric were applied by Australia and New Zealand that had no negative impact on the real supporters of Bainimarama’s junta.
It seems that the actions by both DFAT and MFAT were ill-conceived and misguided and not grounded in any proper strategy for dealing with Fiji. Their actions included:
So what is DFAT and MFAT’s objective? Their advice led to Australia and New Zealand pussy footing around and refusing to help Fiji, and then refusing to engage with Fiji after the coup or to apply strong sanctions that would have forced Bainimarama to the negotiating table, as it happened with Rabuka after the 1987 coup. All goods and services to and from Fiji were suspended by Australia and New Zealand, which almost crippled Fiji but it forced Rabuka to hand back power over to a civilian government. So why wasnt this tactic applied again. Surely with the backing from the Government these actions could have been applied again and any problems that were encountered in 1987 could have been dealt with via emergency legislation, etc.
These tough actions weren't applied in 2006, citing legal issues and not wanting to hurt the poor people of Fiji. MFAT’s representative in Fiji was more concerned with the amount of NZ goods being exported to Fiji reaching over $312 million. Therefore, taking a tougher stance would jeopardize this revenue for NZ so he was, understandably, not for “hurting” the poor Fijians. However, the poor people of Fiji were already suffering from high unemployment, a poor economy, devalued Fiji dollar, more Government corruption, an increase in prostitution and robbery to help make ends meet, and increased poverty as a direct result of Bainimarama’s treasonous actions, corruption, theft and mismanagement of Fiji’s resources.
So maybe now is a good time for Bob Carr and Murray McCullay to reorganize and refresh their so called experts in foreign affairs who are comfortably entrenched in their cushy and highly overpaid lifetime jobs while not producing effective results and outcomes. And replace them with contemporary minded and results oriented strategic thinkers.....Food for thought.
Fiji's dictator, Frank Bainimarama, and his megalomaniac puppeteer, Khaiyum, are desperate for immunity because they know that they are guilty of crimes they have committed that include treason, murder, corruption, fraud and land theft.
There is also overwhelming evidence of their crimes posted on various pro-democracy blog sites. They are both guilty.......So what have YOU done today to help save your beloved country from these two evil men?
(All sources confidential)
- Prof Ghai's draft constitution, Appendage ,
- Fiji's dictator revealed
-BoI missing pages
-RFMF BoI report 2000
Australia and NZ
refused to help stop Fiji coup and are now supporting junta
Bainimarama orders CRW into parliament then betrays them, accusing them of over throwing government
Bainimarama orders CRW soldiers killed
Bainimarama killed unborn child - Forced pregnant mother to lay on her tummy while he jumped up and down on her back.
WARNING: Vodafone Fiji users - Vodafone CEO, Aslam Khan, gives Fiji military copies of all calls and text messages.
six part video series of Father Akauola SM talking about his experience and knowledge of the Fiji Coup of 2000.
Col Gaddafi -beaten & shot/ Saddam Hussein -hanged/Mubarak -on trial/ Bainimarama -murderer & thief...
"Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same." ~ Ronald Reagan, 40th President of the United States (1981–1989)
Ratu Tevita Uluilakeba Mara, via this website, reveals the truth about Bainimarama's, Fiji's dictator, true reasons for the 2006 Coup. It all goes back to Bainimarama's involvement in the 2000 Coup and how Bainimarama manipulated the Fiji Military to save himself. Bainimarama did not save Fiji in 2000.
Bainimarama was part of the 2000 Coup and good loyal Fiji soldiers and people suffered and some also died because of it!
People of Fiji, democracy groups, NGO's, Unionists, individuals, our Pacific neighbours and friends of Fiji. We all need to unite and work together to remove the evil Fiji Junta as soon as possible, and return Democracy, the rule of Law and Human Rights to Fiji. We are not alone! And together we will triumph and restore peace and prosperity to our beloved Fiji Islands.
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