8 Nov 2016

Tonga PM remains on leave over health concern

2:47 pm on 8 November 2016

The Prime Minister of Tonga, 'Akilisi Pohiva, remains on leave over health issues.

He is back in Nuku'alofa after a medical check up last week in Auckland.

But Radio Tonga said he remains on leave because he is scheduled to return to New Zealand for treatment next week.

Tonga's Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pohiva

Tonga's Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pohiva Photo: Alex Perrottet / RNZ