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Friday, April 24th, 2020

 

Press Release from MoH


Cost of damage from TC Harold estimated at TOP$260million

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/04/2020 Following weeks of surveys and assessments on the damage recorded from TC Harold earlier this month, the Government says the cost of damage isRead More


New P.A.T barge to assist with works at domestic wharf

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/04/2020 The Ports Authority Tonga’s first barge vessel is currently docked at the Vuna Wharf to assist with the Taufa’ahau Tupou IV domestic wharf project.Read More


No tsunami warning after 6.1 magnitude earthquake in Nuku’alofa

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/04/2020 A 6.1 magnitude earthquake was felt by most people in Nuku’alofa this morning at around 29 minutes to 12. The government geologist – TanielaRead More


Police arrest over 550 people during COVID-19 operation

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/04/2020 In less than a month, police have arrested close to 600 people but also recorded a drop in reported crime compared to the sameRead More


Vava’u Governor leads visit to areas affected by climate change

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/04/2020 The governor of Vava’u – Lord Fakatulolo led a visit by the committee of government ministry leaders in Vava’u to the areas affected byRead More


Government immediate relief assistance for TC Harold completed

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 22/04/2020 The immediate relief assistance distributed by Government and stakeholders to the affected families of TC Harold was completed yesterday afternoon. The assistance included tentsRead More


Fisheries re-emphasizes ban on sea cucumber fishing

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 22/04/2020 The Ministry of Fisheries have re-emphasized their announcement that fishing for sea cucumber for commercial is currently prohibited. Poasi Ngaluafe from the Ministry saysRead More


TNYC carry out water purification project after TC Harold

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 22/04/2020 Water supply for homes and schools that were affected by Tropical Cyclone Harold are priority for the Tonga National Youth Congress carrying out WaterRead More


From court

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 22/04/2020 Siu Holani of Fatai appeared in Court this morning at the Supreme Court charged with one count of illegal distribution of drugs. Holani wasRead More