While addressing the congregation during the church's 22nd anniversary celebrations, Prime Minister Rabuka stated that the establishment of the church was a story of faith and hope, and that they 'were grateful for the opportunity to share this milestone achievement'. “Today, we celebrate more than two decades of your work in preaching the gospel, showing God's love, saving souls and bringing our people closer to the Kingdom of God”.
Prime Minister Hon. Sitiveni Rabuka spoke about seeking forgiveness from those he had offended while addressing participants attending this year’s Federation of Catholic Bishops Conference in Oceania that is currently underway in Pacific Harbour.
It’s the first time in 16 years that Fiji is hosting the conference which convenes participants from Fiji, Cook Islands, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Wallis and Futuna.
Israel and Fiji have reasserted commitment to advance cooperation on issues of mutual priorities, such as UN peacekeeping operations, economic prosperity and sustainable development. Israel’s support was conveyed yesterday (10/2/2023), to the Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Honourable Sitiveni Rabuka at a courtesy call by the non-resident Ambassador of Israel to Fiji, His Excellency Mr. Roi Rosenblit. Prime Minister Rabuka welcomed Ambassador Rosenblit on his official visit to Fiji to discuss the potential areas of cooperation between the two nations.