A coming of age in Tonga a " a Samoan view

Feb 26, 2010 Full story: Scoop 83

There's a buzz in the kingdom of Tonga these days. Come August, landmark electoral reforms will be implemented and most likely, the first ever democratically-elected government will take office.

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Proud

Lower Hutt, New Zealand

#1 Feb 26, 2010
Congratulations Tonga. Fantastic news indeed. Here's hoping with love and respect that wherever these compelling winds of changes takes the "friendly isles" and its people, may there always be peace.

Manuia.
TOA

United States

#2 Feb 26, 2010
Wow! congrats to Tonga.
kai hoo kui

Brisbane, Australia

#3 Feb 27, 2010
lets get on with the show
Tautahi

Morgan Hill, CA

#4 Feb 27, 2010
Expect the unexpected folks! wht u expect to get out from this?
Tautahi

Morgan Hill, CA

#5 Feb 27, 2010
Tala ki he masi'i Ha'amoa ko ena vakai na'u ma'u ia ha feitu'u e!Hehehe!
what the

Sydney, Australia

#6 Feb 28, 2010
"Blessed with over 300 pristine islands and a land system where every inch of property is owned by the crown as opposed to the fickle clans-based landownership issues in Samoa"

last i read Tonga was made up of under 200 islands.. every inch owned by the crown???

What the???
Proud

Lower Hutt, New Zealand

#7 Feb 28, 2010
Huh?
what the

Sydney, Australia

#8 Mar 1, 2010
exactly!
methodist hard

Christchurch, New Zealand

#9 Mar 1, 2010
time will tell, good luck tonga!

Since: Dec 09

New Zealand

#10 Mar 3, 2010
what the wrote:
"Blessed with over 300 pristine islands and a land system where every inch of property is owned by the crown as opposed to the fickle clans-based landownership issues in Samoa"
last i read Tonga was made up of under 200 islands.. every inch owned by the crown???
What the???
stop dreaming usi......your a waste breath.....bbrrraaattt!!!!!

Since: Dec 09

New Zealand

#11 Mar 3, 2010
congrats on kissing the queen of englands arshe.....hehe
what the

Collaroy, Australia

#12 Mar 3, 2010
congrats for have suck germans, americans, kiwis you hoe.

Since: Dec 09

New Zealand

#13 Mar 3, 2010
haha....the world fought over samoa....the biggest superpowers in the world are all after samoa.....are u jealous cos they never gave u that attention....

“TIGRESS,SCORPION ,PHOENIX”

Since: Nov 08

Location hidden

#14 Mar 4, 2010
Great news about the elections becoming a reality there Tonga! Good on you, it is about time for a political change.
what the

Fairfield, Australia

#16 Mar 13, 2010
netbanger wrote:
haha....the world fought over samoa....the biggest superpowers in the world are all after samoa.....are u jealous cos they never gave u that attention....
No I am glad and proud that we have never been conquered, our kingdom lives and every Tongan will never be conquered.

siiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuuhuuuu uuu...

Since: Dec 09

New Zealand

#17 Mar 14, 2010
samoa conguered tonga many times over i have proof dont even go ther learn to spell first and read...lol
what the

Sydney, Australia

#18 Mar 14, 2010
you dont need banga proof you need to be proud of what you have and not be jealous of what Tongans have.

I also believe you need to learn how to spell as well!! samoa "conguered" Tonga... ha ha ha ha
terry

Samoa

#19 Mar 15, 2010
i didn't write that article so people could fight over who conquered who..

Since: Dec 09

AKLD, New Zealand

#20 Mar 16, 2010
terry wrote:
i didn't write that article so people could fight over who conquered who..
So what the samoan view on it?

TOA

“"TUI MANU'A LO'U ALI'I E"”

Since: Jun 09

Compton, CA

#22 Mar 18, 2010
Koaupeia wrote:
<quoted text>
sole samoa is under what new zealand rite and new zealand is under england rite .. so than your the one's kissing the kweens a** stop talking monkey language cos your making yourself look like an idiot .. lets get back to the point !!
Alofas
Koaupeia Samoa is independent and was the first to do so.

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