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With the Omicron community outbreak, Pacific Peoples Minister Aupito William Sio urges Pasifika people and children aged 5-11 years old to get vaccinated
Fresh from his recent induction in the Florida Boxing Hall of Fame, Faumuina To’alepai David Tua still packs a punch for his love of the sport of boxing.
The Tongan government estimates 84% of the population have been affected by the eruption.
While it will take millions to get Tonga back on its feet, community leaders are grateful for the generosity of the communities here for getting behind the relief effort to date.
MP Anahila Kanongata'a-SuisuikiAna spoke to Alice Lolohea about the set-up for relief supplies to Tonga.
Foreign Minister Hon Nanaia Mahuta is keen for New Zealand to offer practical support to help Tongans get back on their feet.
Hinemoa Finau queued at Mt Smart stadium from 6am on Saturday to make sure her supplies got to her family in Tonga.
Lord Fakafanua says access to clean water is the most pressing issue for Tongans as relief efforts begin to ramp up.