Missing fishermen reunites with family

February 3, 2023 2:15 pm

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Three fishermen who were reported missing at Tilagica Point, Labasa, have been found in good health.

49-year-old Jekope Ravai,  34-year-old Manoa Tuivaro, and 55-year-old Menusi Vodonaitavi were last seen leaving on a 40-horsepower fiberglass boat, were reported missing at sea after they failed to return from a fishing trip around 8am yesterday.

According to the Fiji Police, the engine developed problems, and they took refuge at Salevukoso Village on Druadrua Island yesterday.

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The Police Force acknowledged the people of Druadrua Island for their assistance in locating these fishermen.