Who is the prime minister in Fiji?

Who is the prime minister in Fiji?

Josaia Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama CF OStJ MSD is the 8th and current prime minister of Fiji since 2007.

Which country has Indian origin prime minister?

1 Seewoosagur Ramgoolam (1900–1985) Prime Minister of Mauritius 2 Alfredo Nobre da Costa (1923–1996) Prime Minister of Portugal 3 Mahathir Mohamad (born 1925) Prime Minister of Malaysia 4 Devan Nair (1923–2005) President of Singapore.

Who was first prime minister of Fiji?

Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara was appointed Fiji’s first prime minister on 10 October 1970, when Fiji attained its independence from Britain. Mara previously served as Fiji’s first and only chief minister, from 20 September 1967 (while Fiji still was a British colony).

Who are the ministers in Fiji?

Prime Minister Minister for iTaukei Affairs Minister for Sugar Sugar Industry Foreign Affairs Forestry Frank BainimaramaAttorney-General Minister for Economy, Civil Service, Communications, Housing and Community Development Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum.

Who was the first Indo Fijian prime minister of Fiji?

The first legislative elections held under the new constitution took place in May 1999. Rabuka’s coalition was defeated by the Fiji Labor Party (FLP), which formed a coalition, led by Mahendra Chaudhry, with two small Fijian parties. Chaudhry became Fiji’s first Indo-Fijian prime minister.

Who is the prime minister of Fiji Island?

Josaia Voreqe Frank” Bainimarama CF (MIL) OStJ MSD (Fijian: [tʃoˈsɛia βoˈreŋɡe mbɛiniˈmarama]; born 27 April 1954) is the 8th and current prime minister of Fiji since 2007. A member of the Fiji First Party he began his career as a naval officer and commander of the Fijian Military Forces.

Who was the first Indo Fijian Prime Minister of Fiji?

The Right Honourable Mahendra Choudhary PBS.

What is Fiji best known for?

Called the “Soft Coral Capital of the World” by legendary undersea explorer and conservationist Jacques Cousteau, Fiji is brimming with dazzling diving and snorkeling sites. Go underwater to explore shallow lagoons teeming with marine life, mysterious caves and canyons, and cool coral-covered walls.