Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
I have been a Real Estate Agent and have vast experience in dealing with the properties. Being a Business/ Migration/ Travel Consultant, I have the necessary experience in dealing with the Public.
The eating is in the pudding and you will not regret in employing me.
I can be easily relocated and available immediately.
I am an Australian Citizen, have Australian Driving Licence, a car, Security and Crowd Control Licences and Australian National Police Certificate.
All other details are in my Curriculum Vitae (CV)..
I can be contacted on Mobile: 0406984548.
Real Estate Agent, Migration/Business Consultant
I have over 37 years of experience as Immigration /Migration Officer, Real Estate, Travel consultant, Administration, Public Relations, Security Officer, First Aid, etc.
I am Australian Citizen, has Australian Driving Licence and easily relocated.
Principal Immigration Officer and transferred back
From May 1992
on the request of the then Director of Immigration, in view of my experience.
I was in charge for whole of Southern Division on policy matters and was responsible to approve permits, visas and to deal with appeals and attend to Judicial Review cases.
I retired from the Fiji Government Service in July 2007 after being employed for over forty (40) years and have been granted with the long Service Medal.
After retirement, I registered my own general consultancy service know as SAIF CONSULTANCY (FIJI), arranged visas, permits and citizenship for the foreigners who intend to reside/ work and obtain Fiji Citizenship after the qualifying period. I also assisted locals in getting Fiji passports, arranged holiday visas, Permanent Resident, spouse, student, parents and other visas for those who want to go overseas.
I also provided Business, Migration, Real Estate, Travel, Consumer Affairs, Community Service.
Officer to replace me
From January 1988
I was transferred to the Lands Department to be in charge of the Personnel, Administration and Land Sales Division. I was responsible for all the personnel and administration matters and also to administer the Land Sales Act. In May 1992, I was promoted as Principal Administrative Officer and responsible to administer the personal matters for over 300 staff of the Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources.
The Foreigners who intend to purchase or lease lands in Fiji have to obtain the consent from the Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources. I processed their applications and prepare submissions for consideration by the Minister for such lands up to 2.5 hectares. All those lands above 2.5 hectares have to be referred to Cabinet. I had to carry out the necessary research for the land being sold to check that the Original Buyers had paid the necessary compensation to the Native Land Owners and prepare the Cabinet Papers for consideration.
Fiji Muslim Leaque and its Trustee and currently Representative of Iqraa for Human Relations, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia from 2005 to date.
COMMUNITY/ WELFARE SERVICES: Arrange activities for school children, their supervision, road crossing duties, pick and drop children, field trips, camping, fund raising activities, providing foods and rations to poor and needy, etc.
SUPERMARKET OPERATION: Assisted in the operation of family supermarket in Fiji on part time basis and carried out all the activities and duties as and when required.
Sales Representative: Experience in selling second hand and new cars, cosmetics, artifacts, jewelries, hardware, etc.
Officer in Charge
From January 1984
for the whole of Immigration Department, Western Division.
Detected number of illegal immigrants travelling on false passports and visas and arranged for their detentions, prosecutions and deportation. During the operation of Tamil Tigers in Sri Lanka there were influx of Sri Lankans travelling to Fiji on false Indian Passports. Their Agent from Canada used to bring false Canada visas and stick them to their passports and take them to Vancouver, Canada to seek political asylum.
I detected the racket and had the Agent prosecuted and deported to Canada and all of them travelling on false Indian passports sort political asylum for Canada. An Officer from Canadian Consulate, Sydney came to Fiji to process their applications and eventually granted them refugee visas.
Senior Immigration Officer in charge of Permits
Fiji Trade and Investment Board
From January 1982
Appeals and deal with Judicial Review cases.
Process residential, co-extensive, work, assured income and investor permits for approval. Represented Immigration Department at Fiji Trade and Investment Board (FTIB) Customs Department, Ministry of Commerce, Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF), Police to deal with money laundering, drug, human trafficking etc.
Assistant General Secretary, Fiji Muslim Leaque (FML)
Responsible for the Welfare Board and organize all the meetings of FML and manage 26 Branches, 3 Subsidiary Organizations, Technical Institute, 16 Primary Schools and 5 Colleges and acted as General Secretary on number of occasions.
Assistant Immigration Officer
January 1974 - January 1977
in Charge of Shifts. Responsible for the supervision of staff, arrange for the collection and banking of revenue, prepare duty roasters, investigations, interviews, deal with illegal immigrants, overstayers and arrange detention and deportation.
January 1977: Promoted as Immigration Officer and transferred to Suva HQ, in charge of Passport, Visa and
Responsible for the issue of passports, visas and process citizenship applications and prepare submissions to the Minister for consideration and approval.
Deal with false applications for passports, visas and citizenships interview and arrange prosecution.
Immigration Officer and after six
Fiji Immigration Department
July 1970 - December 1973
(06) weeks of training at the Immigration Headquarters, Suva transferred to Nadi International Airport to carry out Immigration duties.
Responsible for border control duties at Nadi Airport and Sea Ports for arrival and departure clearances, issuing of visas, permits, processing of Applications for passports, permits and citizenships, collection of fees and charges, investigations, detentions and deportations.
Nadi Airport Society, assisted in carrying out community work and other activities.
Chief Clerk for Field Supervisor/ Field Superintendent
FIJI IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT
July 1969 - June 1970
Weighbridge Clerk at the Lautoka, Fiji Sugar Mill
SOUTH PACIFIC SUGAR MILLS LIMITED
June 1966 - June 1967
(FIJI), SUBSIDIARY OF COLONIAL SUGAR RIFINERY COMPANY LIMITED, AUSTRALIA.
June 1966 to June 1967: Weighbridge Clerk at the Lautoka, Fiji Sugar Mill
July 1967 to June 1969: Ledger Machinist and Head Weighbridge Clerk.
SAIF CONSULTANCY FIJI
ORGANISATION OF HAJJ
Arranged our people from Fiji/ Australia to go for Hajj and provide best package.
Qualifications & Certifications
Leadership Training Workshop
Lautoka Muslim College
School / Children Management
Training of Trainer
Aminu Din Bakki University