The President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konusi Konrote received credentials from Solomon Islands High Commissioner to Fiji His Excellency William McDonald Sowaki at Borron House yesterday.
H.E. Sowaki presented his credentials after inspecting a guard of honor mounted by officers from the Republic of Fiji Military Forces.
Prior to his appointment, the new High Commissioner served as Minister Counsellor, Solomon Islands High Commission in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea from 2012 to 2014.
Prior to his current appointment, H.E. Sowaki served as Deputy Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade since 2015.
He attained his Post Graduate Certificate in Diplomacy and International Affairs and his Bachelor of Arts in History/Politics and Geography from the University of the South Pacific.