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Reports say Pōhiva and PSA win against Tongasat US$25 million illegal transfer court case

Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pōhiva and PSA have won a major court case against Tongasat company which took US$25,450,000 from government. It is understood the Supreme...

Tonga’s defence against Pacific Games Council lawsuit in process, says government

The Tongan government’s lawyer Dr Rodney Harrison is currently working on a defence against the court case with the Pacific Games Council, the Prime Minister’s...

Five men allegedly threatened to chop up boy with axe and throw him into a well

Five men who covered their faces allegedly assaulted and threatened to chop up a young boy with an axe in a bush allotment in...

‘Amanaki Mafi, Lopeti Timani fined $15000 for fight in Dunedin

Melbourne Rebels fined ‘Amanaki Mafi and Lopeti Timani $15,000 each for their fight in Dunedin, New Zealand following their 43-37 loss to the Highlanders...

67-year-old-man pleads guilty to sex with underage girl

A 67- year-old Ha’apai man has pleaded guilty to attempted carnal knowledge of a child and indecent assault on the child under the age of...

Supreme Court allows appeal against sentence

A man convicted of common assault has had his appeal upheld in the Supreme Court. On September 20 last year Siosiua and his brother Fonua...

Man convicted of incest loses appeal for reduced sentence

A man who was convicted of incest after he maintained a relationship with his own daughter has had his appeal for a reduced sentence...

Former hotel supervisor jailed for stealing from employer

A pay supervisor at a Tanoa hotel who stole $21,299. 00 pa'anga over a seven-month period to finance a luxurious lifestyle for herself had...