Teacher electrocuted at Toloa

Teacher electrocuted at Toloa

  A woman teacher (41) died after she was electrocuted outside her home when she unplugged a power extension cord at Tupou College, Toloa, on Tuesday morning, 15 March. Tonga Police confirmed the victim was Mele Lausiva Felemi Manu, a teacher at the all boys’...
Tonga’s rejection became Samoa’s blessing

Tonga’s rejection became Samoa’s blessing

Samoa’s Prime Minister, Hon Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi made light of the fact that Samoa benefitted greatly from the helicopter service that was offered to the Kingdom of Tonga, yet failed to be given registration by the Government. An Australian businessman, Rodger...
Sexual assault crimes on the rise in Tonga

Sexual assault crimes on the rise in Tonga

Police are trying to figure out why there is such a significant rise in sexual assault crimes over the past 2-3 years in Tonga, a country that not long ago, the Tongan word for ‘rape’ could not be used in public discourses. Either cases of rape were unreported or were...