Schools in Tonga

Huge brawl erupts in central Nuku’alofa

Huge brawl erupts in central Nuku’alofa

A mass brawl broke out in central Nuku’alofa yesterday Saturday 30, Police have confirmed this morning but could not give further "details". Police allegedly met with difficulties in trying to break up the fight. An unconfirmed report says it followed with call for Tonga’s military force for back-up. Comments on social media claim the brawl […]

Two arrested one student injured

Two arrested one student injured

UPDATED 7/06/2014 Police have arrested two men after a brawl broke out yesterday following school marching for the opening of Parliament in Nuku’alofa. Kaniva news reported yesterday an arrest was made after a fight between Liahona and Tonga College students, according to police.  Sia Adam, Police Media and Communication officer said, “there was a school […]

Escalating school fights keep police busy

Escalating school fights keep police busy

Two Liahona ex-students arrested as Tonga police officers spent Thursday and Friday patrolling the downtown Nuku’alofa after reports of ongoing student fights at the Nuku'alofa seafront bus station. Police said the two Liahona ex-students are in their 20s and were in Police custody after they allegedly attacked Apifo’ou students including a prefect. No charges have […]

Japan upgrades Tupou High School, Nukunuku Campus

Japan upgrades Tupou High School, Nukunuku Campus

Tupou High School campus at Nukunuku received a grant of TP$163,624.10 on  Tuesday 4  from the Japanese government.   The Free Wesleyan Church funded school will use the grant to help fund classroom building renovation for Form 1-5  including Staff Room, multi-purpose hall renovation  such as window frames & floor, new toilet building  – 4 […]