301 graduate from TIOE and TIHE for 2019
Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 11/12/2019
Her Royal Highness Latufuipeka this morning presented 301 certificates and diplomas to graduates from Tonga Institute of Education and Tonga Institute of Higher Education.
The 301 graduates include 30 students from Tonga Institute of Education and Tonga Institute of Higher Education who have completed their certificate and diploma in Media and Journalism, Agricultural Science, Economic and Accounting, Tourism and Hospitality and Information Technology.
In her keynote address – Princess Latufuipeka congratulated the graduates in all their achievements and also spoke on the significance of education.
Her Royal Highness said, other countries have their own natural resources they can rely on while Tonga only has education.
HRH said, it is therefore vital for everyone to be educated for it is the only hope for a better Tonga in the future.
This morning’s graduation ceremony also announced the top five students from the Class Six Secondary National Examination 2019.
The top students were awarded to Paula Ue’ikaetau GPS Nuku’alofa, 1st runner up was Nareta Latu GPS ‘Atele, while 3rd place was awarded to Maketalena Hehea of GPS Nuku’alofa and Viliami ‘Akauola GPS Fasi, 4th place went to Crystal Lautaha – GPS Nuku’alofa while 5th place went to ‘Ilaena Matelina Lavakei’aho.
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