NUKU’ALOFA-September 6: 9.10am (Nuku’alofa Times): The Prime Minister’s Office has this morning confirmed the appointment of Lord Ma’afu as the new Deputy Prime Minister of Tonga, effective from September 1,Read More
NUKU’ALOFA-September 3: 4.22pm (Nuku’alofa Times): In a move that confirms the end of Deputy Prime Minister Siaosi Sovaleni’s term in Cabinet, his staff at the Ministry of MEIDECC here inRead More
NUKU’ALOFA-September 3: 9am (Nuku’alofa Times): Three Cabinet Ministers are still working in their respective postings despite news that there have been some sacking and reshuffles within Government.
NUKU’ALOFA – August 30: 4.30pm (Nuku’alofa Times): The caretaker Government of Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva has been told to refrain from making any new deals at the upcoming Pacific LeadersRead More
By STAFF REPORTERS NUKU’ALOFA-August 30: 4.15pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Former Prime Minister and now Caretaker PM, Samiuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva, caused his own downfall, resulting in the indirect show of no-confidence inRead More
By LOPETI SENITULI (This first appeared on Mr Senituli’s Facebook Page) NUKU’ALOFA-August 30: 4.08pm (Nuku’alofa Times): I have been asked whether I stand by my opinion that former Prime MinisterRead More
NUKU’ALOFA-August 26: 4.40pm (Nuku’alofa Times/AP): Tonga remained calm and quite today following His Majesty’s decision to dissolve Parliament and the Government of Prime Minister Samuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva.
NUKU’ALOFA-July 5: 9:22am(RNZI): The Pacific Games Council has begun legal proceedings against the Tonga government, following its decision to pull the plug on hosting the 2019 Games.
HONIARA, Solomon Islands – June 29: 1:49pm(RNZI): The Solomon Islands prime minister has called on academics to rewrite their analyses of the causes of the country’s ethnic tensions and theRead More
NUKU’ALOFA-June 28: 10:44am(RNZI):Any hope of Tonga hosting the 2019 Pacific Games has officially ended now with parliament voting against a motion to do so.