“When we cut down a tree it is important to plant a new one,” Crown Prince Haakon of Norway said after planting a mangrove seedling in the swampy coastline of ‘Ahau village in Western Tongatapu today.
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Saturday 6 April 2019
Monday 27 February 2017
Traditional presentations were made to the Royal Family today, from people honouring the late Queen Mother Halaevalu Mata’aho, ahead of the expected arrival of the funeral cortege tomorrow, Tuesday. Photos by Linny Folau and Peter Poulsen.
Wednesday 8 June 2016
A special ceremony was held for Tonga's elderly people aged 85 years and over this morning when they each received $100 pa'anga gift from Princess Latufuipeka Tuku’aho to commemorate the Queen Mother’s 90th birthday.
Saturday 20 November 2004
As a new generation of young Tongan Royals are coming of age, it raises the question of how can Tonga keep the Royal blood blue, while the number of people who are eligible for the Royal offspring to chose their spouses from is shrinking.