The number of people that went to Tonga during the build up to their Majesties Coronation, already topped the number of people that attended the Late King George Tupou V’s Coronation.
Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva told TNEWS FOCUS, they were planning to spend only $1.5 to $1.9 million for the Coronation, but he thinks it has gone up to just over 2 million as there were extra activities added on to the event. He also added that the last Coronation cost the government $10 million.
Prime Minister gave TNEWS FOCUS his analysis of how he felt about the Coronation as a whole;
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