Who will take democratic pioneer’s place as next PM? A handful of candidates stand out

    'Oku mahino pe na'e 'i ai 'a e 'uhinga lelei ki hono fakanofo 'e 'Akilisi Pohiva 'a Semisi Sika ke hoko ko hono tokoni. Ko ia ai 'oku taau mo totonu ke 'oange 'e he paati PTOA 'a e palemia hoko ke hoko atu pe 'e Semisi Sika. Ko Sika pe foki kuo fuoloa taha 'ene Fakafofonga Fale Alea 'i he toenga 'o e kau minisita kapineti. Pea ta'u lahi 'a e tu'u tafa'aki 'a hono famili 'ia 'Akilisi mo e feinga liliu fakapolitikale na'e fai. Kae taimi tatau 'oku 'i ai 'a e kau tangata lelei 'i he kapineti ke fai ha sio ki ai hange ko e Minisita Lao Vuna Fa'otusia, MInisita Polisi Mateni Tapueluelu, Minisita Pa'anga Pohiva Tu'i'onetoa pea pehe pe ki he Minisita Mo'ui Saia Piukala.

    Kaniva news comment Who will take the place of ‘Akilisi Pohiva? Stepping into the shoes of Tonga’s democratic pioneer will be a challenge. Hon. Pohiva had political aptitude, charisma and there was a die-hard quality to the way he tackled political objectives. He did the hard job of laying the foundations for Tonga’s shift from…


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