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Dateline Tonga

A new era in Tongan broadcasting, this is a talk show that focuses on community successes and debating issues from every angle relevant to Tongan wellbeing. Four mornings a week, the two hour programmes canvas current affairs of concern to Tongans and air in-depth interviews with Tongan figureheads, academics and successful Tongans from all walks of life. Live studio phone 64.9.815.8100


  • Producer / Presenter: Kitekei'aho Tu'akalau

    A qualified and respected journalist and broadcaster with wide experience in print and broadcast journalism here and in Tonga, Kitekei'aho was formerly a producer at Radio 531PI/Niu FM, the first recipient of Pacific Islands Media Association (PIMA) scholarship award and holds a MA in Communication Studies from AUT. Kite plays a lot of tennis, is a regular gym goer and plays guitar at weekend village kava sessions.

Dateline Tonga

Thursday, 22 August, 2019

Tongan News and Current Affairs. Your weekday wakeup call.

The latest for the Tongan community – global news, Tongan news and current affairs, interviews, community stories and events.

Previous podcasts

  • WEDNESDAY 21/08/2019

  • TUESDAY 20/08/2019

  • MONDAY 19/08/2019

  • THURSDAY 15/08/2019

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