SODELPA leader Sitiveni Rabuka appeared before Magistrate Jioji Boseiwaqa at the Suva Magistrate Court this morning to take his plea.
Rabuka is charged with one count of providing false declaration of his assets, income and liabilities.
Rabuka pleaded not guilty.
The case has been adjourned to the 15th of June
It is alleged that on the 29th of December 2017, Rabuka provided a false declaration of assets and liabilities to the Supervisor of Elections by failing to provide information, namely the tax liability with Fiji Revenue and Customs Service in the amount of $316,956.20, the investment and interest income with said Raghwan Construction Ltd in the amount of $120,000 contrary to the Political Parties Act.
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