First Tongan judge appointed in New Zealand

    Judge Mina Wharepouri has been appointed District Court judge in Manukau, New Zealand. His mother is Tongan and he comes from Kolomotu’a, Tongatapu. Wharepouri  became the first Tongan justice in the history of  New Zealand after he was appointed to the district court today Wednesday 1. He told media he was “a traditional, working class.”…

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