The Supervisor of Election Pita Vuki made the announcement during a televise programme last night.
His Majesty King Tupou VI has officially dissolved the Legislative Assembly of Tonga effective at 5pm yesterday. According to a Tongan Government gazette issued from the Attorney General's Office, the dissolution of Parliament is after having considered an advice from the Speaker Lord Tu'ivakano. The next general election is to be held no later than November 16, 2017.
You can access this Gazette via this link https://crownlaw.gov.to/…/GazetteSupplementExtraordinaryNo.…
The Legislative Assembly has approved the establishment of a Select Committee to work on concerns relating to domestic airfares and ferry prices.