Bainimarama, Josaia Voreqe (Commodore), 1954-

Bainimarama, Frank, 1954-

Military chief in Fiji 2006 who overthrew the government led by Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase.

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Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Democracy isn't for everyone. 10 August 2014
Date: 2014 Ref: DCDL-0029001 Description: Shows Frank Bainimarama standing behind a lectern 'Bainimarama for Fiji'. He says "We Fijians are an easy going simple people but we aren't stupid enough to ...
Winter, Mark 1958- :'Off with her head!' 30 November 2012
Date: 2012 By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023502 Description: Shows Fijian military Commodore Frank Bainimarama, who states, 'Off with her head!' Context: Fiji has decided to print new currency without the image of the ...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :'Bainimarama here...don't worry Mr McCully, the whole thing is just a "beat up"..' 7 March 2013
Date: 2013 Ref: DCDL-0024275 Description: Shows Prime Minister of Fiji and military commander, Frank Bainimarama, sitting on a bag of money labelled, '$NZ aid' talking on the telephone with New Zeala...
Winter, Mark 1958- :Peace Offering. 14 September 2013
Date: 2013 By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0026166 Description: Commodore Frank Bainimarama, with the comment 'Fiji's not going to fall for that old trick', turns down an olive branch offered by a kiwi. The Minister for ...
"This is Controller Bainimarama...I won't tell the Laisenia Qarase crew again - PREPARE YOURSELVES FOR TAKEOFF." 29 November, 2006
Date: 2006 Ref: DCDL-0002787 Description: Commodore Frank Bainimarama stands in a control tower in Suva, speaking into a microphone. He warns the Laisenia Qarase crew to prepare for takeoff. Refers t...
"Where do you want the foreign aid, Commodore?" "Wherever it can best relieve Fiji's disaster..." 16 January 2009.
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0010158 Description: In the first of two frames a workman driving a front-end loader asks Fiji's Prime Minister, Commodore Frank Bainimarama, where he wants the load of foreign a...
"A slow-moving depression covers the Fiji Islands, bringing with it further unsettled conditions, so much for politics and coups, now for the weather..." 5 December, 2006.
Date: 2006 Ref: DCDL-0002734 Description: A Fijian couple sit on a sofa watching the news. The presenter tells of unsettled conditions with politics and coups and then she annonces the weather. Refer...
'Dead end. Commonwealth highway.' 17 April 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0010927 Description: 'The Underzone' cartoon strip. Shows Prime Minister Bainimarama driving a banana whose steering wheel has come adrift. Nearby is a signpost pointing to the '...
"We need to be certain that you are not related to someone in the Fiji military." 17 December, 2008.
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0008968 Description: Shows Santa Claus with a huge sack standing at the visa application desk waiting to be allowed into New Zealand. The woman at the desk tells him that they ha...
"Will NZ and Australia NEVER learn?" 4 November 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012731 Description: The cartoon shows a battered and bruised President Bainimarama of Fiji sitting on a branch representing 'diplomacy' which he is about to cut off with a saw t...