Princess ‘Elisiva Fusipala Vaha’i is laid to rest at Fo’ui

The ha’as  and royals throughout Tonga yesterday attended the burial of Princess ‘Elisiva Fusipala Vaha’i who died at the age of 65 on October 2. Princess Fusipala, who lived in the United States for about 12 years, had struggled with health difficulties recently. The Princess, who was King of Tonga’s first cousin, was buried at Tutulu-Pea-Tau cemetery … Continue Reading

Former Catholic bishop dies

Dr. Bishop Soane Lilo Foliaki SM, 80,  a former and retired bishop of the diocese of Tonga and Niue died Tuesday 24 in Nuku’alofa. A Vigil Mass by the Marist priests in Tonga will be held on Dec, 30 at the cathedral in Ma’ufanga. His funeral Mass will also be held Dec, 31 at the … Continue Reading