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His Majesty warmly welcomed in Vava’u


Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 27/06/2017


The people of Vava’u warmly welcomed the arrival of His Majesty – King Tupou VI yesterday with students lining up the streets from Lupepau’u Airport to Fangatongo waving the Tongan flag.


Radio Tonga’s correspondent on the island – Filomena Hansen said, villages, schools and businesses had put up their finest decorations to show their cheerful spirit for the visit of His Majesty.


One unique archway installed for the celebrations was put up by Tailulu College with an orange and white cake archway with a crown on top.


Family Reunions are underway with the Kupu clan reunion and the ‘Utui Day.


Other occasions includes the 94th annual general conference of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga, preparation for his Majesty’s birthday celebration and the Royal Agricultural Show.


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