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FORMER SENIOR ESTATE OFFICER - OPERATIONS OF iTAUKEI LAND TRUST BOARD CHARGED

Media Team   |   01 Apr 2021

A former employee of the iTaukei Land Trust Board has been charged with one (1) count of abuse of office.


It is alleged that the Accused Inosi Tauvoli whilst being employed as a Senior Estate Officer – Operations of the iTLTB in the abuse of his office processed and approved the Application to Lease for a land without following the relevant policies and procedures which are acts prejudicial to the rights of the relevant Landowning Unit (LOU) and the iTaukei Land Trust Board (TLTB).


Inosi Tauvoli appeared at the Anti – Corruption Division of Magistrates Court in Ba and was released on bail with strict bail conditions. He was ordered to report to the FICAC Office twice in a month between 6am – 6pm on Wednesday, not to re-offend and to surrender all travel documents.


The matter is adjourned to 30 April 2021 for plea, election and for prosecution to serve second phase disclosures to the accused.