Minister for Internal Affairs inaugurates District & Town Officers of 2019-2023
Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 15/07/2019
The Minister for Internal Afffairs – Dr Saia Piukala highlighted the significance of good governance in the roles of town and district officers in their communities during the inauguration of town and district officers for Tongatapu and ‘Eua.
In his remarks, Dr Saia Piukala highlighted the importance for the town and district officers to work together with the people towards the development of the country as a whole.
He also acknowledged those who have served in these leadership roles over the past years and have now passed on the baton of their legacy to the new officers.
Towards the end of the program, the Minister then presented letters of acknowledgement to town and district officers who have served diligently over the past decade.
There are 7 district officers in Tongatapu with more than 60 town officers and 2 district officers in ‘Eua with 15 town officers.
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