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Fiji coup leader Bainimarama declares election victory

Fiji coup leader Bainimarama declares election victory
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Fiji’s prime minister Voreqe Bainimarama has claimed victory in the island’s first election following eight years of military rule.

International observers were broadly positive about how the poll was conducted.

Bainimarama, known as Frank, became premier in 2007 after Fiji’s 2006 military coup.