Radio Australia's Pacific Beat says the president and the general secretary of the Fiji Methodist Church are refusing to step down.
Reverend Ame Tugaue and Reverend Tuikilakila Waqairatu were asked by some church officials to resign from their positions following an emergency meeting at the church's headquarters in Suva last week.
Acting general secreatry, Reverend Tevita Nawadra, said after a meeting with interim Prime Minister Commodore Frank Bainimarama that the church leadership needed to be changed because the government wants people it can work with.
But Reverend Waqairatu says he and the President are staying.
Presenter: Bruce Hill. Speaker: Reverend Tuikilakila Waqairatu, Fiji Methodist Church General Secretary
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