A brawl by school boys at Nuku’alofa bus station today has been described by members of the public as “nonsense” started by attention seekers.
Photos uploaded to social media showed young men wearing Tonga College uniforms were fighting with some men in casual clothing.
One person appeared in Apifo’ou college uniform
Police tried to break up the fight.
Lupe Mo’onia, who took photos of the brawl, has confirmed the incident to Kaniva News.
He alleged on Facebook the fight were between the Liahona college and Tonga college.
Most commenters on Facebook said it was not funny at all.
A commenter said it made him feel “sick”.
One claimed those who were in casual clothing were in school holidays while Tonga college students were having their exam week this week. They said it’s a bit harder during that type of a week to keep track of everyone