The Tongan police believed speed and alcohol were factors in crashes that claimed two lives last week in two separate road accidents. A 25-year-old man from Lapaha died after he allegedly driving a rental car at high speed crashing into a tree at the Taufa’ahau Road in Vaini on July 31 at around 11.30pm. He […]
A 19-year-old male teenager from Ha’afeva who was killed in Hala’ovave last week can now be named as Feleti Veikoso. The man accused for the killing is Paea Winston Helu, 32, from Hala'ovave. Both the accused and victim were named when the accused appeared briefly at the Magistrate court in Nuku’alofa, Tuesday 20. Helu remains […]
Nuku'alofa – A 42-year-old man from Halaleva has been arrested by police in connection with production of fake currency amounting to TP$150 on March 19. Police also seized a color printer allegedly to have been used to print out the counterfeit currency. The accused is remanded in custody to appear at the Nuku'alofa Magistrate Court. […]
Public health authorities in Tonga are working to prevent spread of German measles after a patient had been tested positive for rubella this week. Vaiola medical officer of health ‘Ofa Tukia reportedly said patients were diagnosed with rare disease after they visited the hospital this week. On one occasion they decided to test a patient […]
A 41 year old man drowned in a public swimming pool Tuesday 31, December 2013 in Nuku’alofa .
Silivenusi Moala of Fatumu who resided in Fangaloto was pulled out of the public swimming pool at Ma’ofanga (where Touliki is).
Deputy Commissioner ‘Unga Fa’ao told Kaniva News the deceased was with his five children.
The construction of a Tonga Government Office Building complex named St George Palace that was predicted since 2010 had its signing ceremony on September 12 in the Prime Minister’s office in Nuku’alofa. The construction is set to start in July 2014 and this new building Complex will be situated at Pangai Si’i. The contract for […]