Lord Sevele ‘o Vailahi, Former Prime Minister of Tonga along with his former minister Paul Karalus have failed in their attempt to bring court proceedings against a Parliamentary committee chaired by long-time democratic activist and Leader of Democratic Party ‘Akilisi Pohiva.
via Tonga Chief Justice rejects Lord Sevele’s judicial review application – New Zealand Kaniva Pacific News | New Zealand Kaniva Pacific News.
U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus is making an official visit to Tonga May 9-10.
Secretary Mabus is scheduled to meet with King Tupou VI and other government and military officials to discuss bilateral and multilateral security issues and efforts that increase maritime security.
via U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus visits Tonga | Matangi Tonga.
Transcript of the Speech that was delivered by HRH Princess Mele Siu’ilikutapu at the Public Administration in Very Small States Conference in London, United Kingdom 24 April 2013.
via HRH Princess Siu’ilikutapu: Adapting traditional governance to contemporary political and policy challenges.