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Covid-19: King and Queen receive vaccinations

The king and the Queen of Tonga have received Covid-19 vaccinations, the Ministry of Health has said. It said the vaccinations were administered this morning...

Lo’au University blames government’s failure to address king’s concerns on leaders being educated at USP

Professors at Tonga’s Lo’au university have claimed the government’s failure to address the king’s concerns was a result of leaders being educated at the...

TMT Chairman ‘suspicious’ of PM Tu‘i‘onetoa’s letter to IRL claiming it’s ‘an attempt to hijack’ control over world cup

The Chairman of the Tonga Ma’a Tonga (TMT) rugby league was concerned after he found out the Prime Minister Pōhiva Tu’i’onetoa has written to...

Supreme Court says Akosita and ‘Etuate Lavulavu have a case to answer in school fraud trial

The Minister of Infrastructure Akosita Lavulavu and her husband ‘Etuate Lavulavu have to defend themselves against allegations of defrauding over half a million pa’anga...

Opposition turns king’s ‘‘Oku ‘ikai fakafiemālie’ quote into T-shirt saying it’s a new political ‘slang’

The Opposition Party said the king’s message of dissatisfaction with the Tu’i’onetoa government should be spread and circulated as much as possible in all...

Witnesses deny as not theirs signatures on documents provided in court showing they enrolled at Lavulavus’ school

Witnesses have claimed in court the receipts which appear to show they paid $100 each as part of their tuition fees at ‘Unuaki ‘O...

King’s ‘dissatisfaction’ a ‘blessing’ says PM; Parl’t suspended to prepare royal response

Parliament has been suspended, just days after the king publicly rebuked the MPs,  so that a committee working on a response to his speech...

Covid-19: What you need to know about alert level 1

This article is republished with permission under Kaniva News partnerships with Radio New Zealand New Zealand will move to alert level 1 from midnight on...