Ratu Jone installed new Tui Labasa

Newly installed Tui Labasa Ratu Jone Qomate, right, drinks the traditional installation cup as the Tui Macuata Ratu Wiliame Katoniverelooks on at the ceremony. Picture LUKE RAWALAI/FILE

THE vanua o Labasa braved the hot sun that seemed to burn in all its glory today as they sat in silence to witness the installation of their new chief and Tui Labasa Ratu Jone Qomate. Silence reigned on the Naseakula village green as Ratu Jone was escorted from his residence of Naukawaqa by traditional […]

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