9 May 2008

Ousted Fiji PM Qarase questioned in corruption probe

4:14 pm on 9 May 2008

Fiji's ousted prime minister Laisenia Qarase has been questioned by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption.

Mr Qarase was questioned over allegations of abuse of power during his time as the Fijian Affairs Minister.

No details of the interview or the allegations have not been given.

Mr Qarase was interviewed for two and half hours but the commission says he will be questioned again.