The Fiji Elections office is in the final stages of completing payments to all Elections officials who worked on Election Day.
This was confirmed by Acting Director for Strategic Development and Communications-Edwin Nand this afternoon.
“The Fijian Elections office is in the final stages of completing payments to all Elections officials who worked on elections day. As at today a total of 9595 Salaries have been processed this is a one hundred percent completion rate. The FEO has sent out text messages to all staff once their Salaries have been sent to their Respective bank accounts.”- Edwin Nand-Acting Director- Strategic Development and Communications
Nand says they expect to fully complete payments to all Elections Officials by next week.
“There are currently about 131 bank accounts which are either incorrect or the accounts have been closed, should this details be received at the earliest, the Fiji Election office wishes to fully complete the payments of Elections officials by Next week. We also wish to point out that the packages for the Elections Officials after FNPF deductions are as follows, Presiding officers will receive $381. 20, Assistant Presiding officers-$298. 40,Polling Day workers $168. 80, and venue Que controllers $155. 92.”