28 Nov 2016

Fiji men convicted of Soko rape, file appeal

From , 6:04 am on 28 November 2016

The eight police officers and one military officer who were convicted of rape and sexual assualt in Fiji, have been sentenced to up to nine years in jail.

The nine men attacked two prisoners, one of whom, Vilikesa Soko, died of his injuries in 2014.

The other victim, Senijeli Boila, survived.

As Koro Vaka'uta reports, despite the sentencing, the case is far from over.