Land lease leaves King Tupou 1’s mother’s tomb dilapidated; King orders its restoration

Body of Late Princess Mata 'O Tāone buried at Hangaitokelau royal cemetery. Picture: Kaniva Tonga

NUKU’ALOFA, 26 JULY 2018 (KANIVA TONGA NEWS) – The lease of a piece of land where Late King Tupou I mother’s grave was located has left the royal cemetery, Huelo Ko Hangaitokelau, in ruin for many years, according to Lord Ma’afu’s herald ‘Atamai-‘I He-Me’alahi. The land in Tokomololo is one of Lord Ma’afu’s estates and […]

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