Bau welcomes SODELPA
More than 50 Bau villagers led by their chief Ratu Epenisa Cakobau yesterday welcomed a SODELPA delegation and gave them their blessing too.
SODELPA leader Ro Teimumu Kepa led the delegation.
She said they had had overwhelming support from the vanua they had visited to seek their blessings and approval to campaign in their areas.
She also announced that changing the retirement age from 55 to 60 would be part of their manifesto.
SODELPA would also push for more iTaukei scholarship to achieve parity with other races.
It would also strengthen i-Taukei rights and review the land tenure system to help the landowners.
The party’s youth officials were also part of the delegation.