Ousted Fiji PM 'hoping and praying' for elections

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Ousted Fiji PM ‘hoping and praying’ for electionsOusted Fiji leader Laisenia Qarase has told South Pacific foreign ministers including Winston Peters that military strongman Frank Bainimarama should honour a commitment to hold elections next year.
Coming out of the meeting with…
[NZ Politics]

He can hope and pray all he bloody likes. Until Commodore Bainimarama has cleaned out the corruption and got a re-written and fair constitution any election will just perpetrate an undemocratic? election process dominated by the bent members of the Great Council of Chiefs.

There shouldn’t be a headlong rush toward elections until a proper census has been taken, the constitution is made fair and the corrupt officials rooted out of their cosy state funded jobs.

Then and only then can Fiji have truly democratic elections. Meanwhile Frank carry on doing the fine job you are in cleaning up my place of birth.

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