3 Aug 2009

Noble Fulivai becomes Tonga's youngest member of parliament

10:48 am on 3 August 2009

Noble Fulivai has entered the Tongan Parliament for the first time to become the youngest member after winning the Vava'u Nobles' By Election.

Matangi Tonga Online reports that eight Vava'u nobles cast their votes to decide their representative.

Noble Fulivai, who is 32, replaces Noble Luani as Vava'u No. 2 Noble's Representative.

Noble Luani vacated his seat following his appointment as Governor of Vava'u.