19 Nov 2016

Niue leader in NZ for medical treatment

11:16 am on 19 November 2016
Niue's Premier, Toke Talagi

Niue's Premier, Toke Talagi Photo: RNZI / Koro Vaka'uta

The Premier of Niue, Toke Talagi, has been flown to Auckland for medical treatment.

Sources on the island confirm he was medivacced to New Zealand last night.

It is not known what has caused Mr Talagi's medical issues but residents said he has been suffering poor health for some time.