September 1, 2016 8:46 am

Natuva resigns from ministerial and MP position

Minister for Defence, Immigration and National Security Timoci  Natuva has resigned as a cabinet minister and as a member of parliament. This was confirmed by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama  in a statement  yesterday. Mr Bainimarama said  Mr Natuva’s resignation was due to personal reasons. BAINIMARAMA: “The Minister for Immigration, National Security and Defence, Timoci […]

Minister for Defence, Immigration and National Security Timoci  Natuva has resigned as a cabinet minister and as a member of parliament.

The Minister of Defence and National Security, Timoci Natuva. PHOTO: Youtube
The Minister of Defence and National Security, Timoci Natuva.
PHOTO: Youtube

This was confirmed by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama  in a statement  yesterday.

Mr Bainimarama said  Mr Natuva’s resignation was due to personal reasons.

BAINIMARAMA: “The Minister for Immigration, National Security and Defence, Timoci Natuva, has resigned from the Government and the Parliament for personal reasons.I have personally assumed his ministerial duties for the time being .”

He added that an announcement about a permanent replacement would be made in due course.