Woman, 69, released on bail

Unaisi Marama Yavala, 69, of Namadi Heights was this afternoon released on a $1,000 bail by the Suva Magistrates Court.
Yavala is charged with allegedly obtaining $61,061.88 from the Ministry of Finance.
The full charges are:

  • 103 counts of obtaining money by false pretence
  • 10 counts of making false declaration
  • 105 counts of obtaining financial advantage by deception
 She allegedly committed these offences between March 15, 2005 and March 19, 2013.
Yavala will re appear in court on August 30.