Tag Archives: Fiji

The Fiji Freedom and Democracy Movement carries anti-government message via shortwave radio

(Source: Radio Australia) The Fiji Freedom and Democracy Movement in Australia has leased half an hour a week on the World Radio Network, a shortwave broadcaster, to get its anti-government message across. Tui Savu, from the Australia-based Fiji Freedom and … Continue reading

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Domo I Viti: New Fiji clandestine station

I just received this message fromĀ Glenn Hauser via the Hard-Core DX group: ** FIJI [non]. As first reported exclusively on WORLD OF RADIO 1617 and DXLD 12-20: HOT NEWS: A station for Fiji named Domo I Viti should start on … Continue reading

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Fiji democracy group planning pirate radio

(Source: New Zealand Herald) In a move inspired by pirate radio stations of the 1960s, political activists in the South Pacific are planning to position a Dutch-registered merchant vessel in international waters off the coast of Fiji to defy censors … Continue reading

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When shortwave radio is better than the Internet

From Reuters: Fiji has been plunged into a political crisis after the president reappointed military chief Frank Bainimarama as interim prime minister on Saturday, less than two days after a court ruled his 2006 coup and subsequent government illegal. Bainimarama … Continue reading

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