Ratu Bakaniceva installed as the new Chief of Kuku
October 10, 2015 8:05 pm
The long wait is now over for the Vanua of Kuku as after 92 years a new chief and a leader of the Yavusa Nailagolaba is now being traditionally installed.
Our reporter Aliki Bia, who was present at the installation at Vunimono Village yesterday filed this report:
“Ratu Lepani Bakaniceva has today being installed as the new chief of the Vanua of Kuku in Tailevu.
Ratu Bakaniceva says that it is vital for the people of the Vanua to work together and strive for a peaceful and better future.
“It’s true that it is 92 years, but we should know that it is god’s time for us to move forward together and create a peaceful and a better.”
The Vanua of Kuku is now happy that there will now be a final say to every decision made by the members of the Yavusa of Nailagolaba.
The Turaga na Tui Kuku Ratu Lepani Bakaniceva is a descendent from the first Chief of the Vanua of Kuku Roko Leqaleqalevu who originally settle at Kuku village down at Naduru.