20 Jun 2016

Fiji's new military commander traditionally welcomed today

11:44 am on 20 June 2016
The new commander of Fiji's military, Viliame Naupoto.

The new commander of Fiji's military, Viliame Naupoto. Photo: Supplied / Fiji Government

The Fiji Military will today hold a traditional ceremony for the inauguration of its new commander.

Rear Admiral Viliame Naupoto had his official dedication ceremony yesterday at Queen Elizabeth Barracks in Suva.

Reverend Ilaitia Tuwere challenged him, saying the military lays in his hands.

Mr Naupoto said he was humbled by the message and acknowledged the support from his comrades.

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