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Tohi Ki he ‘Etita – Ngaahi fehu’i ki he ongoongo ‘a e Civil Aviation

'Etita, Kole ke 'oatu pe mu'a ha fanga kii tali kihe ongoongo ne tuku mai mei he potungaue va'a sivile (CAD). Teu tali atu pe...

‘Akilisi Pohiva: A death anniversary worth remembering

By Kalafi Moala   One year after the death of former Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva, his family, close friends, and loyal supporters, remember him with fondness....

Prime Minister’s indecision adds confusion to Bloomfield extradition case

By Kalafi Moala   Nuku'alofa, Tonga - The decision by Tonga’s Chief Justice Whitten to refuse an appeal request by former head of Revenue and Customs,...

Letter to the Editor: Pacific Islands Forum’s secretariat selection key in the region

Editor, It is my understanding that there are five people nominated as contestants to replace Dame Meg as the next Secretary General of the Pacific...

University students tackle clean drinking water for remote island of Felemea, Ha’apai

By Ana Tausinga     Ha'apai, Tonga - A group of final-year Chemical and Process Engineering (CAPE) students from the University of Canterbury (UC) are taking on...

Tonga’s aviation saga – a joint venture needed for a stronger domestic airline

By Kalafi Moala   Nuku'alofa, Tonga - The new Government owned Lulutai Airlines, has announced it's inaugural flight as Tonga's only domestic airline, will begin on...

Tonga joins COVAX to access COVID -19 vaccines

(via Xinhua) -- The South Pacific island nation of Tonga confirmed on Wednesday its intention to join COVAX to access COVID-19 vaccines. According to Matangi...

UAE sends medical aid to Pacific Island countries in fight against COVID-19

ABU DHABI, 13th August, 2020 (WAM) -- The UAE today sent 13 metric tons of medical supplies and testing kits to 14 Pacific Island...

Tonga remains COVID-19 free as repatriation flights continues

By Kalafi Moala Nuku'alofa, Tonga - The KIngdom of Tonga continues to remain Covid-19 free, even after the first group of 57 repatriated residents were...

The Great Reform of Taufa’ahau Tupou I, King of Tonga

By Kalafi Moala My teacher-father used to tell me that in order for us to find our way into the future, we need to know...

Vakapuna hono 2 ke tu’uta ‘i he uike ‘uluaki ‘o ‘Aokosi

Nuku'alofa, Tonga, 'Oku fakafuofua ‘e tū’uta mai ki Tonga ni ‘a e vakapuna hono ua ‘i hono fetukutuku mai ‘a e kakai Tonga ‘oku...

Ko e Tu’i Tonga Hono 2: Lolofakangalo

  1. ‘Oku mahino ne kamata lelei hono ‘unuaki fo’ou ‘o e fonua ‘o fokotu’utu’u ai ‘a e Pule’anga ‘o ‘Aho’eitu mo ‘ene kau Falefā...

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A call to review and repeal Tonga’s abortion laws

By Kalafi Moala   Nuku’alofa: A call to review and repeal abortion legislation in Tonga is part of a number of recommendations presented in a report...

A murder and suicide shock the Tongan community in New Zealand

By Kalafi Moala   The youngest child of a murdered mother, Toakase Finau, 29, was left with her grandmother, 'Alilia Teu Kata to care for. Kata...

“Say no to drugs” campaign, is this the beginning of a solution?

By Kalafi Moala   Nuku’alofa, Tonga - A significant march took place in Nuku'alofa on Saturday 13 March, with the declared theme of “Say No to...

Tohi kihe ‘Etita: Faka’ilonga ‘o e faihala

‘Etita, ‘Oku tatala ma’u pe e pulonga ‘o e fifili he taimi ‘oku fasitanunu e ngaahi kaupeau he halafononga ‘o e tangata ha vaaita ‘o...