Warm, extended audience
British officials have described the audience the Queen gave President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote and First Lady Sarote Konrote as “a warm encounter” that almost went twice as long as scheduled. The Queen also congratulated Fiji for our rugby 7s gold medal win over Great Britain at the Rio Olympics. She was also briefed on the progrees of the Cyclone Winston rehabilitation programme.
President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioj Konrote and First Lady Sarote during the audience with Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace, London, England, on Thursday.