20 Jul 2016

Fiji's latest voter registration drive ends today

3:15 pm on 20 July 2016

More than 600,000 people are registered to vote in Fiji after the country's latest voter registration drive.

Voters queue at John Wesley College in Fiji

Voters queue at John Wesley College in Fiji Photo: RNZ / Philippa Tolley

Today was the final day of the drive which has been to 178 secondary schools.

The Supervisor of Elections Mohammed Saneem has urged all those who've turned 18, the legal voting age, to register.

He said the registration data collected would now be checked for double-ups before final figures are released.

The next election is due to take place in 2018.

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