Since the introduction of the MMP system, the Labour Party has been represented in Parliament by a number of women from Pacific communities, both in electorate seats and from the Labour list. List MP Anahila Kanongata'a Suisuiki was elected to Parliament in 2017. She is shown here at the ‘swearing in’ ceremony at the start of her parliamentary career. She swore her oath of allegiance to the Crown in both English and Tongan.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.