Letters

TONGA ‘O E ‘AHO NI mo Fie’ilo

TA’UFO’OU ‘OKU ‘ikai ko e me’a fo’ou kotoa pe ko e me’a lelei, ‘oku ‘i ai pe ngaahi me’a ‘oku lelei pea toe lahi mo e ngaahi me’a, pe tō’onga ‘oku maumau taimi, ‘o ‘uhinga ‘oku ‘ikai sai pe ‘aonga ‘a e me’a fo’ou kotoa pē ki he ‘etau mo’uí.… Read More

TONGA’O E AHO NI mo Fie’ilo

  LAHI E FAIHALA HE KI’I FONUA LOTU Ko e ngaahi me’a na’e lilo kuo kió, pea he’ikai puli ha me’a ‘o ta’engata. Ko e loloa ange koé ‘ene pulí, ko e le’olahi ange ia ‘a ‘ene kió.’I he ngaahi mahina kuo’osi na’e fakahā ai ‘e he Komisiona Polisi, Grant… Read More

‘Apiako ‘I Tefisi, Vava’u

  Tangata’eiki, Ko e ha ‘a e me’a ‘oku hoko ki he Apiako ‘i Tefisi Vava’u he 2005 na’e fokotu’u ‘e he Minisita Takimamata Dr Viliami  Latu,  pea ne toe fokotu’u mo e Apiako ‘i he Fanga ‘o Pilolevu  he 2013, ‘a ia ‘oku lolotonga Sea ai he Poate Kau Talekita?    … Read More

“Elderly people are not expired human beings, they need support”

Dear Editor, After I heard of the 71 year old man who was found dead in a pool of water outside his house at Sopu, I felt strongly that I should express my concern for the need to provide support for the elderly in Tonga, although this occurred to one… Read More

‘Oua Te Mou Liliu ‘a e Lea-Faka-Tongá, ‘E hangē ha koula lī ki he moana vāvalē.

Tangata’eiki,   Teu fakatulou mo e Koka ‘i Le‘ole‘ó, mo e Taloni ‘o Ha‘a Moe‘ofó, kae tuku ki he “Kailakulaku” (kalia ‘a Ata) ke ne ‘ave ‘eku filosefá ke tau atu ki Tonga, mo e Fa‘ahi Fakaangá Lea Tongá. Ko ‘eku fehu‘i, ko e hā ha lea fe‘unga taha ke… Read More

Taha ‘a e kakai Tongá ‘oku tau makehe ai

Tangataʻeiki,   ‘Oku ou fie fakahā he Tohi ni ‘a ‘eku mahu’inga’ia mo’oni he taha ‘a e kakai Tonga nofo Nu’usilá ’o tau makehe ai mei ha toe matakali pe fonua, pea kiate au ‘oku mahu’inga ‘aupito ‘a e hoko ‘a e me’a ni. Ko hono ‘uhingá he ‘oku hanga ‘e he faaitaha… Read More

Kole atu Tokoni Palemia, pe kuo hā e uta mataka ki Fisi?

Tangataʻeiki, ‘Oku ou kole fakamaatoato mo tautapa atu he Tohi ni ki he ‘Eiki Tokoni Palemia ‘o Tongá, Hon. Samiu Kuita Vaipulu, keke angalelei mu’a mo anga fakatōkilalo pea mo anga’i taki ‘o kole fakamolemole mai kia kimautolu ko eni kakai ‘o e fonuá ki he fakamatala na’a ke fakahoko he… Read More

‘Oku ta sipinga kovi e Sea Fale Alea pea ‘oku tonu ke fakafisi

Tangata’eiki,   ‘Oku ou kole ke tu’u atu he pepa ‘a ‘eku hoha’a ko ‘eni fekau’aki ‘eni pea mo hotau Fale Alea, ki he ‘enau to’onga ‘oku fai ki he ngaahi me’a ko ia fekau’aki pea mo e Sea ‘o e Fale Alea, Nopele Lasike. Na’a ku lau ho’o pepa… Read More

‘Oua toe fai ha lau ki he ‘akapulu kae poupou

Tangata’eiki, Ko e anga pe ‘eni ia ‘eku vakai fakavale ‘a’aku ia ki he ‘etau ‘akapulu he tu’unga ‘oku ‘i ai he Taimi ni pea mo e ngaahi felauaki fakapiko ko ‘eni ‘oku fai holo. ‘Oku ou tui au ia ‘oku ‘ikai ko ha Taimi totonu ‘eni ia ke toe… Read More

Neiafu Vava'u - the centre of town was gutted by fire 3 years ago.

“Whistle for it”

- by Nigel Evans   I was sitting in the back of a cab in a traffic jam in the city of Jakarta when the cab driver turned round and asked me why was I visiting Indonesia? I told him that I was going to the island of Sumba for… Read More