No committed funding yet for Tonga games

first_imgSports Minister Justin Tkatchenko told Loop PNG that “End of next week, costing details will be given to the Prime Minister and National Executive Council to deliberate on what assistance to give to Tonga”.Tkatchenko led a PNG delegation to Tonga early this year to inspect its sporting facilities and see how the 2015 games host can help Tonga.The delegation included Trevor Meauri from the PM’s office, PNG Sports Foundation CEO Peter Tsiamalili and engineers from the Department of Works.    During the visit, Tkatchenko said apart from assistance with infrastructure and planning, PNG will also help Tonga athletes prepare at the the High Performance Training Centre in Port Moresby.Picture source: Justin Tkatchenkolast_img read more