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Japan donates TOP$3 million worth of equipment and goods for emergency to NEMO

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 07/08/2017

 

The National Emergency Management office or NEMO was this afternoon fortunate to receive equipment and Goods for emergency activities from the Government of Japan.

 

The TOP$3 million assistance includes 2 water tank trucks, 1 septic tank truck, 15 tents, 20 mobile toilets, 2 life boats with engines, 15 chainsaws, 10 emergency lamps with generators and other technical equipment.

 

The Ambassador – H.E Yukio Numata presented the assistance on behalf of his Government to the MEIDECC Minister, – Hon. Siaosi Sovaleni.

 

Addressing the brief presentation, His. Excellency hopes the equipment and facilities will accommodate NEMO’s responsibility in delivering their role effectively to the public.

 

Hon. Siaosi Sovaleni thanked the Ambassador and his good government for their continuos support to the Tongan Government.

 

Attending the hand over program were senior officials from related Government Ministries, NGOs and others.

 

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