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Soft opening of Parliament tomorrow


NUKU’ALOFA-January 10, 2018: 4.15pm (Nuku’alofa Times): The Legislative Assembly of Tonga will open tomorrow, Thursday January 11.

Three Nobles representing His Majesty King Tupou VI will deliver the King’s message at the soft openng ceremony.

The three will be His Serene Highness Prince Tu’ipelehake, Lord Fakatulolo and Lord Luani.


The Members of the Legislative Assembly will take their oath of office on the first sitting day of the Legislative Assembly, which is yet to be confirmed.

Lord Fakafanua will officiate as the new Speaker of the House along with Deputy Speaker Lord Tuilakepa.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva is still admitted at the Intensive Care Unit at the Vaiola Hospital.

He is expected to attend the opening but there has been no confirmation.


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