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Prime Minister’s Office denied allegation that the PM is diagnosed with cancer

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/01/2018

The Prime Minister’s Office has confirmed that various reports by some media organizations, stating that the Hon. Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva is suffering from cancer are false.

In a statement from the Office, it stated that the Prime Minister has recovered from his illness in the past weeks.

He was at the Intensive Care Unit at Vaiola Hospital and he was strict observed and monitored.

Meanwhile, the Health Minister Dr Saia Piukala wished to inform the public that the Prime Minister is in stable condition and he was discharged from the hospital during the weekend.

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