29 Mar 2011

Fiji President swears in new judges

4:12 pm on 29 March 2011

The President of Fiji, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, has sworn in two new judges of the Supreme Court.

Sri Lankan Justices, Saleem Marsoof and Sathya Kada Hettige, took the oath of office yesterday for a term of three years.

Justice Marsoof will also serve as Justice of Appeal from today's sessions until April the 8th.

Both judges will be based at the Supreme Court in Suva.