Solomon Islands Ombudsman Fred Fakari’i was sworn-in today (29 June) following his latest re-appointment to the position.
Mr Fakari’i was a former Permanent Secretary serving in a number of Government Ministries before his last appointment as Ombudsman.
His last Permanent Secretary posting was with the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Fakari’i is a career civil servant who has broad experience in government through his postings in various Ministries.
The Ombudsman’s Office is a constitutional Office that deals with issues of maladministration in the Public Service.
Fakari’i hails from Malaita Province