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Motion of no confidence against Fijian PM Bainimarama defeated
By Online Editor
11:03 pm GMT+12, 11/02/2016, Fiji
“Just one person got more votes than all other MPs of this house. When we talk about democracy we are talking about listening to the people. The people of this country have chosen one person – more people have voted for him than all of us put together and then you have the audacity to come…
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