3 Apr 2012

Tonga gets new Crown Prince

1:13 pm on 3 April 2012

Tonga's new king, Tupou the Sixth, has bestowed the title of Crown Prince Tupouto'a on his eldest son Prince 'Ulukalala.

Matangi Tonga reports that the bestowal happened at the King's residence last Friday.

The estates of Crown Prince Tupouto'a 'Ulukalala include the village of 'Utulau in Tongatapu; Nomuka, Nomukeiki and Lofanga with Niniva in Ha'apai, Taoa and Hihifo in Vava'u.

Crown Prince Tupouto'a 'Ulukalala was engaged to Sinaitakala Fakafanua in Sydney in January with the wedding due in May.