NUKU’ALOFA-January 9, 2018: 4.05pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Prime Minister Hon. ‘Akilisi Pohiva is still admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of Vaiola Hospital.
NUKU’ALOFA-January 9, 2018: 3.55pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Locals will get the chance to travel fast on inter-island ferry the MV Tongiaki, a fast aluminium catamaran built in Indonesia, when the new ship makes its maiden voyage to Vava’u on Friday.
NUKU’ALOFA-January 8, 2018: 4.10pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva will also take up the Foreign Affairs, Public Service Commission and Defense portfolios, according to the proposed Cabinet lineup sent to His Majesty King Tupou VI.
HULL, England – January 8, 2018: 3.50pm (Hull Daily Mail): Sika Manu has returned to full Hull FC training this week after a tremendous World Cup which saw him lead Tonga to the semi-finals and inspire a nation, including new team-mate Mickey Paea.
By Vanessa Marsh QUEENSLAND, Australia – January 8, 2018: 3.35pm (Courier Mail): A TONGAN man in Queensland with the government-run Seasonal Worker Program has become the 14th person to die while working on the controversial scheme.
NUKU’ALOFA – January 3, 2018: 10.42am (Nuku’alofa Times): Government failed to live up to their promise to pay all airfares for Team Tonga to the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu in December 2017.
NUKU’ALOFA-January 3, 2018: 10.30am (Nuku’alofa Times): There is still no indication of who Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva has named in his Cabinet lineup.