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  • ARMY MACUATA RUES MISSED CHANCE

    Army Macuata were left to rue miss chances in their defeat to Army Tailevu during their Bougainville Bowl challenge at Queen Elizabeth Barracks......

  • FORCE EASTER CHURCH SERVICE

    Members of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces were reminded to reflect and be truthful to their individual roles and duty as soldiers by......

  • LSU FACILITATES SNCO’s PROMOTION COURSE

    Logistics Support Unit Officer Commanding Medical and Course Team Leader Captain Isimeli Vakadrano emphasised......

  • ECHO LOSE GRIP ON BOUGAINVILLE

    Army Lautoka lost their title as RFMF’s Bougainville Bowl champions against rival Army Tailevu......

  • CADETS DINE OUT COMMANDING OFFICER

    Commander Land Forces Command Lieutenant Colonel Jone Kalouniwai bid farewell to Force Training Group outgoing Commanding Officer.....

  • “Know your role and responsibilities”: JNCO’s told

    “Know your role and responsibilities” were the sentiments of Commander Land Forces Command Lieutenant Colonel Jone Kalouniwai......

  • REST IN PEACE SERGEANT TABAIWALU

    24028 Sergeant (Sgt) Jone Tabaiwalu was laid to rest on the10th of April at 9 miles cemetery in Nakasi......

  • ECHO COY RETAINS BOUGANVILLE TANOA

    The Echo Company Third Battalion Fiji infantry Regiment Rugby team retained another close win against challengers from Suva from the Log.....

  • MAJOR GENERAL CALLS IN

    Former Commander Land Force Command and Fiji Police Force Commissioner Major General Ioane Naivalurua paid a courtesy call.....

  • ENGINEERS CONTINUES WITH BOYS CENTER RENOVATION

    The army engineers continued with their renovation which started late last year at the new proposed Boy’s Center......

  • NAVY ENGINEERS CONDUCT POOL MAINTENANCE

    The RFMF swimming pool at Queen Elizabeth Barracks is currently undergoing servicing and maintenance by the naval engineers.....

  • INDUCTION TRAINING FOR NEW 3FIR PERSONNEL

    The 3rd Fiji Infantry Battalion (3FIR) is currently conducting induction training for thirty-five trained soldiers to join....

  • BAINITABUA BOOTS SAPPERS OUT

    Superb kicking by Lautoka Army wing and former Fiji sevens player Vucago Bainitabua ended the Army Engineers dream of taking the prestigious....

  • NAVY TEAM DEMOLISH GOVERNMENT DREDGER

    Assisting the government Shipping services, explosive experts from the RFMF Naval Explosive Ordinances Devices....

  • COMMANDER ADDRESS TROOPS DURING FORCE PARADE

    In his first official address as Commander of the Fiji Military Forces, Brigadier Mosese Tikoitoga greeted and thanked his troops for their contribution locally....

  • RFMF JOINS FORCE IN THE FIGHT AGAINST NCD

    On Saturday 29 March, the RFMF Engineers led by Captain Sanaila Vutikalulu led a team from the Trade Training School (TTS) to Suva’s Albert Park to join....

  • CHANGE OF GUARDS

    A drizzle of rain during the weekend did not deter the members of the two forces in the country to carry on with the change of guard ceremony....

  • NAVAL TEAM PUT ‘MV Dausoko ‘TO FINAL RETIREMENT

    A nine-man team of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Naval Squadron Explosive Ordinances Devices (EOD) Unit assisted Government Shipping....

  • LAUTOKA PIP NORTHLAND TO RETAIN TANOA

    Islands Electric Army Lautoka snatched a last gasp 9 – 6 win over Army Northland to retain the Bouganville Tanoa for another week ....

  • ADVANCED COMBAT LIFE SAVING COURSE FOR FIJIBATT

    Fifteen Fijibatt personnel serving in the Golan Heights graduated with Advanced Combat Life Saving Course ....

  • ENGINEERS WORK ON COMMANDERS BUILDING

    The hardworking engineers of the Republic of the Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) have been working enthusiastically....

  • PM: CHOOSE THE RIGHT LEADER

    Warrant Officers and Senior Non-Commissioned Officers were told to choose the right leaders as Fiji gears towards the upcoming elections ....

  • SHQ OFFICERS PROMOTED

    Chief of Staff RFMF Brigadier Mohammed Aziz commissioned three Officers at the Strategic Headquarters conference room ...

  • DEFENCE SEALS WIN FOR ARMY LAUTOKA

    Army Lautoka rugby team caused a major upset in the RFMF weekly Bouganiville Challenge after beating champion ...

  • OFFICERS DINE OUT PM

    Officers of the RFMF gathered in numbers to farewell the Former Commander and Prime Minister of Fiji Rear Admiral (ret.) Voreqe Bainimarama ...

  • COMMANDER: WE WILL DEFEND THE CONSTITUTION

    Commander RFMF Brigadier Mosese Tikoitoga whilst addressing members of the 3rd Battalion Fiji Infantry Regiment at QEB’s Tuvasu Hall today ...

  • NAVY RETAINS TANOA

    The Navy rugby team successfully defended the Bouganville Tanoa after a dramatic second half come from behind at Queen ...

  • SHQ STAFFS EDUCATED ON FAD ISSUES

    Senior Officers and staff of the RFMF Strategic Headquarters were educated on the work being carried out by the ...

  • RFMF 1 WINS BOWL AT MARIST

    The Xpress Office Supplies Limited RFMF 1 rugby sevens team managed to walk away with the Bowl ...

  • NEW COMMANDER COMMITS TO THE 2013 CONSTITUTION

    Newly appointed Commander of the Republic of the Fiji Military Force Brigadier Mosese Tikoitoga yesterday announced that the RFMF will commit ...

  • MOVING CEREMONY FOR COMMANDERS

    After much aniticipation and planning, the day the whole country was looking forward to was over ...

  • BRIGADIER MOSESE TIKOITOGA IS THE NEW COMMANDER

    Brigadier Mosese TIKOITOGA is the Commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces ...

  • FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF SAPPER ATTENDS CREMATION

    29804 Sapper Ashwant Nilesh Nagaiya was born on 25 January, 1981 and joined the Republic of Fiji Military Forces on 2nd September ...

  • RFMF PAYS RESPECT TO REV DR.WAQAIRATU

    The Prime Minister Commodore Bainimarama led his Govenrment Delegaton and RFMF Officers as they presented ...

  • DRAIBA SCHOOL BLOCK OPENS

    The Prime Minister and Commander RFMF Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama opened a new school block at Draiba Primary School in Nasova on ...

  • PRIME MINISTER ASSISTS RAIWAQA RUGBY

    The DHL Raiwaqa Rugby Club was given brand new training equipments by the Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama as they ....

  • BE LOYAL TO THE NATION AND THE RFMF

    Prime Minister and Commander RFMF, Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama was the chief guest and reviewing officer for the 01/14 Basic Recruit....

  • 01/14 RECRUITS PASS-OUT AT NASINU

    Two Hundred and Fifty six young men passed out as Territorial Force (TF) soldiers at the Force Training Group (FTG) drill square at Nasinu on Friday....

  • PTE BAINIVALU LAID TO REST IN LAUTOKA

    The final farewell at Lautoka on Friday 7th February 2014 for the late Private Bainivalu was attended by the Prime Minister and Commander RFMF,....

  • RFMF STARTS COMPETITION

    The RFMF has started the 2014 annual sports competition on Wednesday 5th February 2014 with the organized Inter Unit 7s competition at the....

  • PRIVATE KUMAR CALLED TO REST

    Officers and comrades of the late Private Salesh Kumar of Number one Platoon, Delta Company 3FIR gathered in numbers to farewell....

  • ARMED ELEMENTS' DELAYED GOLAN TROOPS ROTATION

    Clashes between the Syrian Arab Armed Forces (SAAF) and Anti Government elements delayed Fijian troops’ rotation scheduled on 13th....

  • RFMF FAREWELLS CPL KUTU

    The funeral service for the late 23943 Corporal Kolinio Kutukutu was held at his village Taci, Noco in Rewa. Officers including....

  • CELEBRATE AND IMPROVE POSITIVELY IN 2014

    Fijian peacekeepers in the Golan Heights celebrated the New Year with the advice to learn from their past and improve their performance in 2014.....

  • REST IN PEACE SERGEANT MATI

    Clouds of sadness hovered on the people of Nausori as they mourned the death of the late Sergeant Nemani Matirewa....

  • 2014 FIRST CHANGE OF GUARDS

    The extreme heat that soared around the Suva area did not bring down the spirits of the two Forces as they conducted the change of guards....

  • HONORARY COLONEL CELEBRATES HIS BIRTHDAY

    Former Commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces and Honorary Colonel of the Regiment, Colonel Paul Manueli celebrated his 80th birthday....

  • 2014 COMMANDERS PARADE

    Regular force officers, soldiers and FTG recruits gathered at the QEB top ground on the 20th of this month for the first parade 2014 ....

  • ENGINEERS FIGHTS TIME TO COMPLETE SCHOOL

    RFMF Engineers are working against time at Nasova to complete a brand new building....

  • GOLAN CHRISTMAS CAROL

    Fijibatt peacekeepers sing their hearts out during their Christmas Carol at Camp Faouar on Christmas eve as part of ....

  • SIGNALS FAREWELL SENIOR PRONTO

    Saturday 21st December 2013 was a sad day for family members and friends of the late 23625 Staff Sergeant Josateki Vakaloloma ....

  • NO MORE GCC

    Speaking at the Christmas church service today, Prime Minister Commander Voreqe Bainimarama again reminded his men ....

  • TROOPS CELEBRATE SAPPERS DAY

    Members of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Engineers Unit converge at Nabuni Camp on Tuesday 17 December to celebrate ....

  • POLICE BLUE BELT GRADUATION

    One-hundred and ten Fiji Police Force recruits graduated yesterday 17 December13 with a blue belt in hapkido at the Police force gym in Nasova ....

  • FIJIBATT ELEVATE HEALTH AND SAFETY

    Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Colonel S. T. Qiliho elevated Fijibatt’s health and safety precautions to another level following two emergency ....

  • FSM LAID TO REST

    Force Sergeant Major 21654 Warrant Officer Class One Semesa Leweni, the most senior Warrant Officer ....

  • SO CLOSE YET SO FAR

    Fiji Police substitute fullback and Suva Rugby rep Isoa Donaldson again ended Army’s dream from taking the prestigious Sukuna Bowl ....

  • CRFMF PRESENT JERSEYS TO SUKUNA BOWL ARMY SIDE

    The Prime Minister and Commander RFMF, Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama was at a Church service at the Tuvasu Hall, Queen Elizabeth Barracks ....

  • HEATED COMPETITION IN VOLLEYBALL

    The Suva heat bought out much friendly rivalry between Volleyball teams of the two forces at the Volleyball court in Laucala Bay ....

  • NETTERS PLAY IT HARD

    The fourth day of the BSP Ratu Sukuna Bowl 2013 started with the women’s netball competion at the Laucala Bay ....

  • ARMY WIN BSP RATU SUKUNA BOWL BOXING

    The BSP Ratu Sukuna Bowl 2013 began with Boxing at a packed Civic Centre Lower Auditorium in Suva ....

  • READY TO RUMBLE

    On Tuesday 3rd December, boxers from the two forces gathered at the Fiji Police Officers Mess for weighing in before ....

  • RFMF FAREWELL SUKUNA BOWL RUGGERS

    The Republic of Fiji Military Forces personnel living along the Suva-Nausori corridor gathered at the Tuvasu Hall on Sunday....

  • DWELLING OPENED BY COMMISSIONER CENTRAL

    Reverend Kalivati Ravoka was a happy man as he knows that now he and his family have a roof over their head thanks to the quick assistance ....

  • SHQ STAFFS THANKED FOR HARDWORK

    The Strategic Headquarters (SHQ) held their awards night on Thursday 28th November at the United Club in Suva ....

  • FIJI SUN SPONSORSHIP TO RFMF SUKUNA BOWL TEAM

    On Wednesday 27th November senior staff of the Fiji Sun presented a cheque to the Chief of Staff, Land Force Command, Lieutenant Colonel ....

  • CHRISTMAS PARTY AT DEUBA

    The Strategic Headquarters (SHQ) annual Christmas party was held at the Yatulau Company picnic spot at Deuba on the 23rd of this month ....

  • FIJIAN SOLDIERS INVOLVED IN GOLAN ACCIDENT

    A press release by the Ministry of Information dated 18th November, 2013 stated that four Fijian soldiers serving with the United Nations ....

  • WEST SCHOOL VISIT QEB

    Twenty-four class two students accompanied by 15 parents from Sabeto District School in Nadi were glad ....

  • RATU SUKUNA BOWL 2013 CHALLENGE LAUNCHED AT NASOVA

    The 63rd BSP Sukuna Bowl was launched at the Nasova Grounds on Wednesday 13th November ....

  • “LEST WE FORGET ... WE WILL REMEMBER THEM”

    Remembrance Day 2013 celebrated on Monday November 11 began with a Dawn Service attended ....

  • NURSES FOR UNDOF FAREWELLED IN CHURCH SERVICE

    A Force Monthly church parade was conducted at the Tuvasu Hall on Sunday 10th November 2013 ....

  • DAWN SERVICE FOR 2nd NOVEMBER 2000

    A dawn service was held at the Third Battalion Fiji Infantry Battalion (3FIR) at Queen Elizabeth Barracks (QEB) ....

  • 2-13 BASIC RECRUIT COURSE PASSOUT

    The Prime Minister and Commander RFMF, Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama was Chief Guest and reviewed the passing-out parade ....

  • SNCO LAID TO REST

    Sergeant Epeli Gaunavouivuda who passed away at the CWM Hospital after a short illness was laid to eternal rest at his Vuda village ....

  • 3FIR DEFENDS BAINIMARAMA TROPHY

    The sought after Bainimarama Trophy has been successfully defended by the Third Battalion Fiji Infantry Regiment ....

  • GOLAN PEACEKEEPERS CELEBRATE UN DAY

    Golanpeacekeepers celebrated the UN Day with a multinational parade and commemoration of fallen peacekeepers on Thursday 24 October 2013 ....

  • DIRECTOR FD CLOSES PRISONS JSO COURSE

    The HQ RFMF’s Director Force Development and Strategic Command (DFD), Lieutenant Colonel (LT COL) Jackson Evan was the Chief Guest ....

  • EXERCISE KURUKURU 2013

    The Republic of Fiji Naval Ship (RFNS) Kula participated in an annual exercise from Tuesday 8th to Friday 18th October 2013 codenamed KK13 ....

  • FINAL EXERCISE FOR 218 RECRUITS

    Young men were being put to test in the bushes of Tanavuso beside Nasinu Village which is the boundary of the Tailevu ....

  • 1FIR CELEBRATE DEFENSIVELY

    Fijian troops in the Golan Heights celebrated Fiji Day in a defensive mode at Camp Faouar and Position 32A ....

  • POPPY APPEAL 2013 LAUNCHED

    Build up to Poppy Day, Armistice Day or Remembrance Day for this year is well underway. This is after the launching on ....

  • HAPPY 43RD BIRTHDAY FIJI

    Weather held out during the commemoration of the country’s independence at Albert Park on Thursday 10th October 2013 ....

  • TROOPS REHEARSE 2013 FIJI DAY PARADE CELEBRATIONS

    The nation will be commemorating Fiji’s 43rd Independence Day with a parade by the Republic of Fiji Military Forces at Albert Park ....

  • NUKUTUBU ROAD GETS AN UPGRADE

    During pre-colonial and even colonial days, long before modern transportation, people of the Rewa Delta created their own beaten tracks to ....

  • PRE-SCHOOLERS TOUR NAVAL BASE

    On Friday 27th September 2013, teachers, parents and children of Nausori District School Kindergarten were shown around ....

  • EXTREME MAKEOVER FOR RFNS KULA

    It was a work in reminisce of the television programme “Extreme Makeover Home Edition” only this time on a naval vessel ....

  • ENGINEERS WORK ON JUVENILE BOYS CENTRE

    Engineers of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces were tirelessly constructing the fencing of the new boys’ center ....

  • NEW SCHOOL BLOCKS ON BEQA ISLAND

    Raviravi Yanuca Secondary School was founded to cater for students of Beqa and other neighbouring islands ....

  • CWMH KITCHEN STAFF APPRECIATE RFMF ENGINEERS

    The Republic of Fiji Military Forces Engineers renovation work at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital (CWMH) Kitchen in Suva was being ....

  • WE ARE JUST SOJOURNERS IN THIS LIFE

    Commander RFMF and Prime Minister Commodore Frank Baininmarama, Officers, women and men of the RFMF gathered at the ....

  • EOD TEAM ENHANCEMENT TRAINING

    Fijibatt Explosive Ordinance Demolition Team attended a two weeks explosive ordinance enhancement training at Camp Ziuani in the Golan Heights ....

  • MONTHLY CAROL ATTRACTS UNDOF

    Fijibatt troops’s carol during their monthly church service on Sunday 1st September 2013 at Camp Faouar had attracted members of UNDOF ....

  • EVENING DEVOTION IN CAMP FAOUAR

    Fijibatt troops maintained their daily evening devotion despite the prolonged international standoff in their effort to resolve the issue of ....

  • BACKBONE OF THE FAMILY

    The three-day RFMF Wives and Mothers tourney came to a close on Sunday 15th September with a thanksgiving church service ....

  • WIVES AFTERMATCH FUNCTION

    Couples, invited guests and friends were present in large numbers at the after-match function of the 2013 RFMF Wives and Mothers ....

  • WIVES MEET BEGIN WITH MARCH

    Wives and mothers of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces began their three-day meet on Friday 13th September 2013 with a march ....

  • 3FIR TOP ROUND FOUR

    There was just enough rain to soak into and soften the hard surface at Queen Elizabeth Barrack’s Rugby Ground ....

  • FIRST ORC FOR CO 3FIR LIFT STANDARDS

    Suva based companies from the Third Battalion Fiji Infantry Regiment (3FIR) were busy on the morning of Wednesday ....

  • MILESTONE FOR MAJ BALE AND LCPL NAGATALEVU

    Friday 6th September 2013 was a day that marked another milestone achievement for two members of the Republic Fiji Military Forces ....

  • READY FOR THE DAY

    Mrs Mary Bainimarama, the wife of Commander RFMF and Prime Minister led the women of Strategic Headquarters Command ....

  • LSU SCOOP FIRST PRIZE

    The September 2013 RFMF Church Service was held at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Nabua and was ....

  • PRESIDENTIAL ASSENTION

    His Excellency the President of the Republic of Fiji and Commander in Chief of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces ....

  • FIJIAN MEDICS ADAPT WELL TO THE NEW WORK ENVIRONMENT

    The Fijian medical team adapted well to the United Nations health care system in the Golan Heights following ....

  • BAINIMARAMA TROPHY INTO ITS THIRD ROUND

    The third round of the Baininmarama Trophy commenced at Queen Elizabeth Barracks rugby ground on Wednesday 4 September 2013 ....

  • 3FIR TO BE THE BEST IN EVERYTHING

    The first parade in honour of the new Commanding Officer (CO) for the Third Battalion Fiji Infantry Regiment (3FIR) was held at Queen ....

  • CHANGE OF GUARD

    The light shower that hovered around the Suva area did not dampen the spirits of the two forces as they conducted the change of guards ....

  • ROUND TWO OF BAINIMARAMA TROPHY CHALLENGE

    The hard and dry conditions at the Queen Elizabeth Barrack’s Rugby Ground on Wednesday 28th August 2013 did not deter the spirits of teams ....

  • FAITHFUL SOLDIER CALLED TO ETERNAL REST

    Commander Land Force Colonel Mosese Tikoitoga led the RFMF delegation to present the Force i reguregu to the late Cpl 27616 Mesulame ....

  • MOU ON CLOSER COOPERATION SIGNED

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed on Tuesday 27th August 2013 in Nadi by the Minister for Defence, Joketani Cokanasiga ....

  • RFMF TAKE OVER PEACEKEEPING ROLE

    RFMF took over AUTCON peacekeeping role serving under the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) banner following the Flag raising ....

  • EXERCISE VAKAVAKARAU

    The aim of the training was to focus on and elevate the basic military
    knowledge and skills of soldiers, to ....

  • HIBISCUS CONTESTANTS VISIT QEB

    Dubbed “The Mother of All Festivals”, this year’s carnival saw contestants visit the Queen Elizabeth Barracks at ....

  • UPGRADED SKILLS AND ART

    Members of the Unarmed Combat from the Republic of Fiji Military Forces, Fiji Police Force and Fiji Correctional ....

  • SHELTER IN THE STORM

    The family Church Service held on Sunday 18th August at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Nabua included members of the ....

  • SCHOOL BLOCKS OPENED IN LOMANIKORO, REWA

    The Prime Minister, Commodore Frank Bainimarama opened new school blocks at the Rewa District School on Friday 16th August, 2013 ....

  • GOVERNMENT FAREWELLS TUI BA

    In a solemn ceremony the Prime Minister and Commander RFMF Commodore Josaia V Bainimarama led a Government delegation ....

  • CRFMF MEETS HAPKIDO GRANDMASTER

    The Prime Minister and Commander RFMF (CRFMF), Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama met with a two-men delegation from South Korea at ....

  • BRILLIANT DISPLAY AT GAU

    Commissioner Eastern Lieutenant Colonel Rika, Principal Administrator Lomaiviti Kelepi Komaisauvou Kubunameca ....

  • YOUR HEALTH YOUR WEALTH

    The Strategic Headquarters (StratHQ) service personnel along with their family went on a walk-a-thon on the morning of Saturday ....

  • ‘BE A MAN’

    Navy were the host to the RFMF Church Service for the month of August 2013 held at the Tuvasu Hall Queen Elizabeth Barracks on Sunday 11th ....

  • YOUNGSTERS READY FOR TRAINING

    The main gate at the Force Training Group (FTG) at Nasinu was crowded with parents and families on Saturday on 10th August 2013 to say goodbye ....

  • FAREWELL, MRS RACUMU!

    A solemn possession left the Tamavua Parish on the noon of Friday 9th August to farewell the late spouse of Major Solomoni Racumu who ....

  • NEW VENUE FOR “MOTHER OF ALL CADETS” PASSOUT PARADE

    Often dubbed the “mother of all cadets” the Natabua Secondary School training program celebrated its 61st year ....

  • HE THE PRESIDENT HOSTS PIDF COCKTAIL AND DINNER

    A cocktail reception hosted by His Excellency the President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau was held at the Denarau Golf and Racquet Club ....

  • INAUGURAL PIDF COMES TO A CLOSE

    The Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimara received a standing ovation after his speech marking the closing of the inaugural ....

  • BEHIND THE SCENE

    Many have always seen the excellent displays of the RFMF during important ceremonial occasions to have resulted from series of rehearsals ....

  • PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT

    Force Sergeant Major (FSM) Warrant Officer Class One Leweni again stressed the importance of rehearsals to make perfect the military retreat ....

  • PIDF - INAUGURAL MEETING OPENS

    The Sheraton Fiji Resort, Denarau Island in Nadi was in a hive of activities on Monday 5th August 2013 with the opening of the three-day ....

  • POLICE BEAT NAVY IN ESCOTT SHIELD FINALS

    The finals of the Suva Rugby Union Fiji Bitter Escort Shield 2013 played between the two disciplined forces ....

  • DEDICATED NCO LAID TO REST

    The resounding echoes of the last post was heard in the hills of Bemana Village in the upper reaches of the Sigatoka River ....

  • 3FIR HANDOVER PARADE

    The handover parade marking the change in command for the Third Battalion Fiji Infantry Regiment (3FIR) ....

  • SAILORS CELEBRATE 38TH ANIVERSARY

    Sailors at the Fiji Naval Base in Walu Bay celebrated their 38th anniversary on Friday, 27 July 2013 ....

  • COMMANDER FAREWELL UNDOF TROOPS

    Prime Minister Commodore Frank Bainimarama told Fijian troops to be mindful of the Commanders Intent which will guide them ....

  • NAVY INTO ESCOTT SHIELD FINALS

    Navy will meet Police in the finals of the Suva Rugby Union’s Escott Shield Final. After coming through ....

  • FAREWELL CPL CHAND

    Lance Corporal Chand who passed away while on peacekeeping mission in Sinai was farewelled ....

  • ARMY BEAT LOMAIVITI

    The RFMF Army Green Rugby team fought tirelessly to beat the Garden City Lomaiviti during the 3rd Escott Shield ....

  • HUGE TURNOUT

    In a drive to recruit territorial force, the RFMF recorded huge turnout overwhelming initial expectations ....

  • NAVY WINS ESCORT SHIELD QUARTERS

    Quite a crowd gathered at the ANZ National Stadium to witness the quarter-finals of the Escort Shield ....

  • FORCE TRAINING GROUP HEADQUARTERS GETS RENOVATION

    The building housing the Force Training Group's headquarters had been receiving a new lease to life with complete renovations ....

  • FNS LAUTOKA GETS AN OVERHAUL

    The Fiji Navy patrol boat named after the sugar city was in port at the Stanley Brown Naval Base on Wednesday 11th July 2013 for an overhaul ....

  • WAR VETERAN HAPPY WITH COMPLETED HOME

    Mr. Jale Baininisikia aged 94 of Namata Bau, Tailevu is appreciative of the assistance rendered by the RFMF corp of Engineers ....

  • MORE TROOPS FOR UNDOF

    Selected members of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces and personnel from the Ministry of Health have attended the RFL ....

  • TF PERSONNEL BEEF UP RF

    More than sixty personnel from the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Territorial Force were selected to beef up the RFMF Regular Force ....

  • TAVUA HIGH SCHOOL CADETS PASS OUT

    Families and friends gathered at the Tavua High School to watch their loved ones show case their capabilities during the cadet passing ....

  • TROOPS DEPART FOR UNDOF

    Outgoing UNDOF troops DCO Major Pat Sloan pay attention to Chief Staff Officer Operation’s farewell message during the parade at Delta Company ....

  • TIME TO DO YOUR PART

    His Excellency the President of Fiji told troops bound for Golan Heights that government has completed the administration part and its time troops ....

  • PROPOSAL TO ACTIVATE TABACCO CONTROL ACT

    RFMF Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) department has submitted a proposal to Headquarters Land Force Command to activate ....

  • TREASURE INSPIRING MESSAGES

    Fiji Sevens Gladiators were told to treasure inspiring messages during the farewell church service at QEB on Wednesday 19th June 2013 ....

  • GLADIATORS MORNING TEA

    Sevens Gladiators were treated to a morning at the RFMF Officers’ Mess on Wednesday, 19th June 2013 where Colonel Mosese Tikoitoga ....

  • RFMF MONITOR REHABILITATION

    The RFMF Force Development Department toured the Western Division to visit troops and update the progress of Tropical Cyclone Evans ....

  • EX RFMF WO CAUTION SNCOs

    Retired Warrant Officer, as Chief Guest cautioned Senior Non Commissioned Officers to remain steadfast at their monthly function at ....

  • LBSS CADETS PASS OUT

    Close to three hundred students of Laucala Bay Secondary School (LBSS) brilliantly marched past the reviewing officer ....

  • FIJI’S WORLD-CLASS STADIUM

    The Prime Minister cheerfully opened the new ANZ Stadium and labeled the sporting facility as Fiji’s world class stadium on Tuesday 11 June 2013 ....

  • 31st BATTALION RETURN HOME

    Final chalk of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces peace keepers returns home on Friday 07 June 2013 with achievement ....

  • ‘THAT WAS IMPRESSIVE’

    “That was impressive”, was the remarks overheard from Ms Ines Baron as the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Band....

  • PM RECOMMENDS COMPREHENSIVE EPA

    Prime Minister, seeks a secure Economic Partnership Agreement with European Union....

  • ISO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR HONOURED

    The Executive Director of the International Sugar Organization (ISO), Doctor Peter Baron was moved by Fijian traditional welcoming ceremony....

  • ARMY SUVA BEAT QVS

    The Army Suva Rugby team defeated the strong Queen Victoria School Old Boys (QVSOB) rugby team 26 – 8 at Albert Park on Saturday 1st June 2013....

  • JNCOs GRADUATION PARADE

    The Junior Non Commissioned Officers Course concluded with a passing out parade at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks drill square....

  • CADETS’ HEART OUTSHINE

    As heaven came down with a shower of blessing, Lelean Memorial School (LMS) cadets marched onto the parade ground with discipline....

  • ARMY KEEN TO DEFEND 7S TITLE

    Commander Land Force Command, Colonel Mosese Tikoitoga told the Jope Tuikabe coached rugby sevens team to enter field with the will to win attitude.....

  • MEMORABLE CHALLENGE FOR CPL WARA

    Corporal Joji Wara encountered a memorable challenge of his career when appointed to manage the unbudgeted Junior Non Commissioned Officers ....

  • ARMY 7S TEAM RECEIVE NEW JERSEY

    The two Army Sevens team received a new set of jersey from Express Stationary today, Thursday 30th May 2013 ....

  • THE EFFECT OF NEGATIVE ATTITUDE

    RFMF Chaplain, Major (Rev) Joseva Tikonatabua officiated a church service for members of the Junior Non Commissioned Officer’s (JNCO) course.....

  • DEVELOPING AND MAINTAINING COMPETENCY

    Developing and maintaining the capability of unit personnel is an important element of the Third Fiji Infantry Regiment (3FIR) training team’s objective ....

  • ENHANCING PERSONAL ABILITY

    In their attempt to maintain the fighting spirit, 3FIR training officer, Lieutenant Ilimacu Matalau has designed an affordable training mode ....

  • INSPIRATION PROCESS COMPLETE

    Navy Graduate was proud of his achievement which was the result of his school days dream to be part of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces ....

  • PM VISITS A SENIOR CITIZEN

    The Honorable Prime Minister, Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama spared some time to visit an elderly who has contributed positively to the nation’s ....

  • RFMF CONTRIBUTE TO SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT

    Republic of Fiji Military Forces’ Engineers arrival at the Ratu Ravuama Vunivalu Memorial School was an encouraging event to teachers ....

  • SURPRISE VISIT FOR WOI ERASITO

    Senior Non Commissioned Officers of the RFMF Strategic Headquarters surprised their comrade on his hospital bed on Tuesday 21st May 2013 ....

  • LIFE GOES ON

    A wife and two children are required to face the biggest challenge of their life by living without the services of their bread winner ....

  • LFC MEDALS PARADE

    Twenty one soldiers were awarded the General Service Medal (GSM) during Land Force Command Battalion quarterly parade on Friday ....

  • CALM AFTER THE STORM

    Prime Minister became the calm after the storm for Rewa District School following the OH&S closure instruction in 2002 and the devastating ....

  • BLACK ROCK

    Black Rock is a piece of Native Land owned by the Chiefly Household of Saunaka Village in Nadi leased by Government for military use ....

  • HUMBLE AND FAITHFULL

    “Ratu Timoci Bosemaijapani Mataitini Naulumatua was a very humble, faithful and down to earth gentleman who was always full of patience and respect”, ....

  • HEALTH IS WEALTH

    RFMF Strategic Headquarters ‘Company Sergeant Major’ (CSM) and unit Physical Training Instructor (PTI) strive to maintain a healthy workforce ....

  • CPL TURAGABALETI LAID TO REST

    Members of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces, representatives from the Fiji Police Force and the Correctional Services lay Corporal ....

  • SURPRISING WELCOME

    The Chief Guest, His Excellency the President of Bolivia was surprised when the state accorded him a welcoming ceremony at the InterContinental Fiji Golf ....

  • FIJI BITTER MOTIVATE ARMY SUVA

    Army Suva thrashed Ratu Kadavulevu School Old Boys Team 47 – 8 in a new look outfit at Albert Park on Saturday 4th May 2013 ....

  • FINAL STAGE FOR SCHOOL PROJECT

    Twelve Engineers personnel of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces are on the final stage for the construction three new blocks for Nuku Secondary School ....

  • ALL HANDS ON DECK FOR G77

    Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) prepares with all hands on deck today Thursday 2nd 2013 as Government of Fiji gear up for the G77 meeting ....

  • TAKEN BY SURPRISE

    While heaven’s light showers blessed residences of Muanikau in Suva, the RFMF Brass Band’s birthday celebration tune hovered across ....

  • GOVERNMENT PRESENT REGUREGU

    As the sound of davui shell drifted across Naduri Village, government delegation presented their reguregu and heartfelt sympathy for the late ....

  • PRIME MINISTER TURNS 59

    To celebrate his birthday and at the same time mourn the passing of a true friend was a new experience to the Prime Minister Commodore ....

  • YOU ARE MY BENEFICIARY

    Mum reminisce her son’s assertion that ‘she was his beneficiary’ a few weeks before he died during the MFO pre-embarkation training at FTG ....

  • SAILORS DENY THE TRAINERS

    The sailors maintained unity and consistency to deny the strongest challenge from the trainers in the final challenge for the Bougainville ....

  • TF BRIGADE IMPROVE SKILLS

    Territorial Force Annual camps are designed to fine tune members’ military skills and knowledge, however the training program for 2013 ....

  • WO2 KOROVOU GRADUATE

    Warrant Officer Class Two, Tevita Teu Korovou graduated from Wu Shu, an unarmed combat training institute in China ....

  • 7FIR HUMANE PROGRAM

    Humanitarian assistance is an international aspect for the United Nations, however this has been included in the 7FIR Annual camp ....

  • MAINTAIN THE WINNING FORM

    Sailors are keen to maintain their winning form and deny Army Northland Tarumba the opportunity to wrestle away the coveted ....

  • ANNUAL CAMP UPSKILL DRIVERS

    Civil Servants within the Bua Province attended the 7FIR annual camp not for the military skills but upgrading of their driving skills ....

  • SOLDIER AWARDED LEADERSHIP TROPHY

    Servicewoman Adi Wara was awarded the Fiji National University Leadership Trophy among the eight recipients of ‘Special Awards’ in Diploma in Nursing ....

  • COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTE TO RFMF CONTINUITY

    More than two hundred personnel from the four divisions of Fiji marched into the Republic of Fiji Military Forces training camp at Nasinu on Saturday ....

  • STILL THE CHAMP

    Champion Navy side again for the fourth time defended the Bougainville Tanoa from their rivals Lautoka (Echo Company) after a spectacular ....

  • RFMF CONCEPT WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY

    Military for Life Concept provided a window of opportunity for Major Jone Tavanavesi and two other senior officers for their academic achievement ....

  • READ AND UNDERSTAND THE DRAFT CONSTITUTION

    Chief of Staff of the RFMF Land Force Command, Lieutenant Colonel Sitiveni Qiliho told service personnel that they must read and understand ....

  • MAINTAIN REQUIRED HEALTH AND PHYSICAL FITNESS

    Service personal of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces were reminded to maintain the required standard of health and physical fitness ....

  • CREATED IN THE IMAGE OF GOD

    Captain Osea Bera highlighted that we were created in the image of God and it must be reflected in our work, our society and most ....

  • RUSSIA AND FIJI INTEROPERABILITY

    A Russian delegation visited Fiji as part of strengthening their bilateral effort to combat international terrorism and transnational crime ....

  • THREE TIMES WINNER

    Navy rugby teams is still the champ and have consecutively bagged their third win over the Logistic Support Unit (LSU) rugby team ....

  • NEW JERSEY FOR LSU

    Commanding Officer Logistic Support Unit Major Motufaga handed over the New Rugby Jerseys to the LSU Rugby Team today 03 Apr 2013 ....

  • CHANGE OF GUARDS

    The new guards from the Fiji Police Force marched from Nasova barracks to the main gate of the President’s residence escorted by the ....

  • EASTER CHURCH SERVICE

    The RFMF Easter church service was conducted at Tuvasu Hall at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks on the morning of Thursday 28 March 2013 ....

  • 3FIR ON COMMUNITY CLEAN UP

    The Third Battalion Fiji Infantry Regiment (3FIR) on 26 Mar 13 spent the day to commemorate Easter by undertaking community work ....

  • NEW NURSING STATION FOR KOROVISILOU

    The Prime Minister, Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama, on Monday 25th March 2013 opened the new staff quarters for the Nursing Station ....

  • OFFICER CADET INTAKE

    Sixty-seven candidates were provisionally selected to undergo three days of tests for the Regimental Officers Selection Board ....

  • SAILORS SCOOP TROPHY

    Reigning Escort Shield holders Navy displayed significant rugby skills at Queen Elizabeth Barracks ground on Wednesday, 20 February 2013 ....

  • RABI APPLAUDS NEW JETTY

    Men, women and children of Rabi Island gathered beside the road to witness the opening of their new wharf at Rabi Island on 12th March 2013 ....

  • EXTRA ABLUTION FOR TABIANG

    RFMF Engineers constructed an additional ablution block consisting of three female and three male toilets at Tabiang Primary School ....

  • HEALTH CENTRE REFURBISHED

    The refurbished Rabi Health Centre was officially opened by the Prime Minister Commodore Frank Bainimarama on Tuesday 12th March 2013 ....

  • FARMING INITIATIVE ANNOUNCED

    The Prime Minister’s second task after opening the ice plant was to announce the new fish farming initiative in Rabi ....

  • NEW ICE PLANT

    Prime Minister Commodore Frank Baininmarama on Wednesday morning 13th March 2013 visited Rabi to launch key areas ....

  • MEDALS AWARDED TO GOLF COY

    Commander RFMF Commodore Frank Bainimarama awarded sixty medals to the soldiers at Sukaniavalu Barracks on Monday morning 12th March 2013 ....

  • WAINIGADRU REHAB

    Fifteen men Engineers Team led by Cpl Epeli Tamanitokula were deployed to Wainigadru for the cyclone Evans rehabilitation programme ....

  • MONTHLY CHURCH SERVICE

    The RFMF monthly church service was held at the Tuvasu Hall in Queen Elizabeth Barracks on Sunday 10th March 2013 ....

  • 3FIR DETHRONE DELTA COY

    Crowds of spectators converged at the Rugby grounds to witness the second Bougainville challenge for this year ....

  • BACK TO BASICS

    The Multinational Forces and Observers (MFO) training at the Force Training Group in Nasinu included a new package ....

  • WE MISS YOU MACK

    Cpl Marika Kabakoro was called to rest at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital on 23rd February 2013. The Republic of Fiji Military Force has lost ....

  • ARMY HOPEFULLS FOR INTERVIEW

    Hundreds of personnel vying for nomination to be recruited into the RFMF swarmed the Queen Elizabeth Barracks at Nabua ....

  • LONG SERVING SNCO LAID TO REST

    Relatives and friends witnessed the funeral of a long serving member of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Sergeant Taraiasi Yabakilimamaimoala ....

  • HIGHLY SKILLED AND PROFFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR UNAMI

    The Army Training Group in Nasinu have formulated a new training package to prepare all RFMF personnel that will be deployed ....

  • FAREWELL DAD

    “Farewell Dad”, uttered Mrs Talei Peters, the eldest daughter of Cpl 22842 Nemani Talemaitoga as she honoured her late father ....

  • KACIKILAGI BORN TO EVERLASTING LIFE

    The Fiji Military Force has lost a dedicated Junior NCO and a Military Policeman who was laid to rest on 15 Jan 2013 ....