Viliami Pousima Afeaki passes at 66

Viliami Pousima Afeaki passes at 66

  A former Member of Parliament, and one of Tonga’s most talented orators and broadcaster died of heart complications at McKay-Dee Hospital in Ogden, Utah on 24 March. Family and friends know Viliami Pousima Afeaki, 66, as a very kind man whose commitment to King and...

Tonga warned of weakening fiscal position

A preliminary report from a mission of IMF officials to Nuku’alofa from February 29-March 11, has warned Tonga of a possible weakening fiscal position despite government’s strong revenue collection. The mission which was led by Ms Elena Louoianova reported that...
Tongan man shot in US

Tongan man shot in US

A Tongan man was shot and killed in the United States last week while two other men were injured and taken to a hospital. The deceased was identified as 20-year-old William Fifita, who recently returned from a 2-year church mission in Guatemala. Fifita, who is a...
Tonga A returns from Pacific Challenge with third placing

Tonga A returns from Pacific Challenge with third placing

  Tonga A scored a win over Junior Japan in Suva yesterday to take third place in a high scoring game, 44-30, at the World Rugby Pacific Challenge.   This was Tonga’s first and only win in a competition that involved 4 Pacific teams: Fiji Warriors, Samoa A, Tonga A,...