A decision by the Tonga High School authorities to send home a number of students who wore “indecent” clothes on their school mufti day sparked fury from parents.
The school held a mufti day on October 2 and it was announced that all students have to wear proper Tongan formal attire.
via Anger at Tonga High School students’ suspension – New Zealand Kaniva Pacific | New Zealand Kaniva Pacific.
The case against 151 accused, including 147 students from Tupou College and four adults charged in relation to the violent attack on a home in Tofoa in July was adjourned to November 18-21.
Magistrate Salesi Mafi adjourned the matter in chambers last week due to an application from the accused counsel.
via Tupou College wilful damage case adjourned to November | Matangi Tonga.
The government in Tonga is warning radio stations against using a violent school rivalry as a topic for talk-back shows.
A former Tonga College student, Taniela Halahuni, has a skull fracture and is in a critical condition after last week’s attack by 147 students and ex-students from rival school Tupou College.
via Tonga radio stations warned against school rivalry talkback – Tonga – News – Islands Business magazine.