Intelligentsiya can confirm that the
Ulai Taoi, the president of the Fiji Indigenous Business Council, was arrested by soldiers on Friday at about 2pm and was released this afternoon after undergoing interrogation at the Queen Elizabeth Barracks.
He has reportedly been mistreated.
Taoi’s arrest came as the military yesterday put pressure on FINTEL, the only international telecommunications gateway for
FINTEL was stalling on shutting down access, implying it would cut internet access to
Another blog is reporting that businessman and journalist Imraz Iqbal (who owns Fiji Living Magazine) was taken up to QEB for yet another dressing down on Thursday by the commander of the 3rd Fiji Infantry Regiment, Tevita Mara. Also taken up to the camp for a "talking to" was ousted SDL minister Losena Salabula, according to Resistfrankscoup.
The attempts to block access to blogs and continuing detentions are blatant dishonouring of the commitments the junta gave to the EU in
We know the EU is watching. Just don't wait until it's too late.