Tonga declares public holiday for PM Pohiva’s state funeral

NUKU’ALOFA/AUCKLAND, 16 SEPTEMBER 2019 (RNZ PACIFIC) – The state funeral for the late Prime Minister of Tonga is to be held on Thursday, with an accompanying public holiday and national day of mourning. ‘Akilisi Pohiva, who died in Auckland on Thursday after being hospitalised with pnuemonia, had been the longest serving MP in Tonga and […]

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