The General Secretary of the National Workers Union Felix Anthony will take his plea in the Suva Magistrates Court on the 2nd of next month.
He appeared before Magistrate Waleen George today.
He is charged with malicious acts under the Public Order Act.
It is alleged that on 26th April this year Anthony spread by word of mouth false news relating to the expiry of Water Authority of Fiji worker contracts to Fiji Times reporter Felix Chaudhry which tended to create or foster public anxiety.
Anthony’s bail has been extended.