FRU Board Statement
25 February, 2011
After its meeting yeserday (24/2) the Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) Board has agreed upon the following issues: Digicel Fiji Sevens Coach
Iliesa Tanivula will be retained as the Digicel Fiji Sevens coach, assisted by Josateki Savou, to maintain consistency for the Hong Kong and Adelaide leg of the IRB Sevens tournament.
The Board’s interim Chairman, Rafaele Kasibulu, says the Sevens Strategic Direction 2010-2015, approved by the Board last year, has begun to show some positive signs judging from the results of the past two IRB 7’s tournaments.
The High Performance Unit will continue to closely monitor its implementation IRB/Government Agreement
The Board has acknowledged the five points in the agreement between the IRB and the Government and would like to clarify certain issues before its implementation. Special General Meeting
The Suva Rugby Union - supported by Tailevu, Rewa and Northland Unions - have requested holding a Special General Meeting (SGM) to receive and discuss a motion of no confidence in the current Board.
The FRU Board agrees the request is within the ambits of the constitution and the SGM will be held at Khatriya Hall at 15 Desvouex Rd, Suva on Saturday 5th March at 9.00am.