Konrote is the right choice
October 12, 2015 5:02 am
Jioji Konrote, former Military Colonel who was elected as Fiji’s new President in Parliament this morning, has been praised by his colleagues from the Government.
Minister for Education, Dr Mahendra Reddy says Konrote has earned that particular position.
“He has a very impressive record in terms of contribution to Fiji, very matured, very balanced and level headed, definitely will be a symbol of unity, progress for Fiji.”
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola says he is the right person to be elected.
“Historical Day today for a new president to be elected. Am happy that Konrote has been elected, excellent choice.”
Minister for Health and Medical Services, Jone Usamate says it was the right choice.
“Am sure he is going to be a great president for all the people of Fiji. Another people’s president”
The announcement was made by the Speaker of Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni in Parliament.