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An interim management body could be established as to run the affairs of Tongan Rugby League in the lead-up to the World Cup later this year.
It comes after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed an appeal by the former governing body, Tonga National Rugby League, over its expulsion from the International Rugby League.
Four more new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Fiji, one of them sending Fijian health authorities on a massive manhunt.
The Central Division including the capital Suva is in lockdown effective today for the next 14 days.
A restricted movement order issued on the main island of Viti Levu on Saturday ended this morning.
After last year's cancellation due to Covid-19, New Zealand will warmly welcome back its Anzac Day services tomorrow.
The cancellation was the first since the day was marked in the early 1900s.
The Minister for Pacific Peoples Aupito William Sio said he was pleased and relieved that New Zealand could again honour the huge sacrifices of the country's soldiers including the Pacific troops.
The Pacific Games Council says all eyes will be on Tokyo as the world waits to see if major sporting events can be delivered in the age of Covid-19.
The Pacific Mini Games are scheduled to take place in the Northern Marianas next June, having been delayed by 12 months because of the global pandemic.
SIX60 will play the first ever concert at Eden park this Saturday 24th April to the largest crowd of the SATURDAYS tour!
To celebrate the band’s history-making concert at Eden Park, artist Glenn Jones was commissioned to create a SIX60 mural which has just been installed in Mount Eden.
In what is set to be a monumental event, the band are pulling out all the stops to make it an unforgettable evening for all.
The Niue government has announced the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine will be used to innoculate the population against Covid-19.
In a statement, the government says Pfizer is the only vaccine currently approved by Medsafe in New Zealand.
The government plans to vaccinate everyone over the age of 16.
New Zealand government gave Niue $NZD9 million last month to help its response to Covid-19.