Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
By STAFF REPORTERS NUKU’ALOFA-August 30, 4.40pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Taking local sevens rugby to another level is the aim of the Tonga Kingdom 7s Incorporated, a new registered local entity that will focus on organising and staging sevens rugby tournaments here in Tonga.
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 Leaders Forum in Apia, Samoa.
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 in him and his leadership by His Majesty King Tupou VI.
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 Minister and current caretaker PM, Akilisi Pohiva and Cabinet should apply to the Supreme Court for an immediate injunction on the dissolution of the Legislative Assembly and for a judicial review of His Majesty’s proclamation to ensure that it is constitutional.