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Tonga National Youth Week launched in Nuku’alofa

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa ,6/08/2018

Hon. Moheofo Aleamotu’a this morning officially opened the Tonga National Youth Week 2018.

She emphasized the week’s theme – Creating a Healthy and Peaceful Space for Youth with the promotion of peace and saying no to destructive substances.

The National Youth Week began yesterday with a special prayer service at the Basilica led by the Bishop of the Catholic Church Diocese of Tonga and Niue – H.E Cardinal Mafi.

Following this morning’s official opening, the program continued with a panel discussion on topics related to the youth in Tonga today.

Present at the program were the Minister for Internal Affairs – Losaline Ma’asi, Japanese Ambassador to Tonga – H.E Tetsuya Ishii, Australian High Commissioner to Tonga – H.E Andrew Ford, NZ High Commissioner – H.E Tiffany Babington, and many youths.

The National Youth Week 2018 runs this week concluding on Sunday 12th of August.

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