PORT MORESBY, (PNG LOOP) – President of PNG Pacific Games Olympic committee Sir John Dawanicura returned the flag of the Pacific Games to president of Pacific Games Vidhya Lakhan who then handed the flag to President of the Pacific Games of Tonga lady Robin Tuivakano.
She thanked the heavenly father for his presence on receiving the flag and also thanked the government of PNG for hosting a successful pacific games.
She said the warm hospitality of the host country has left a legacy to be cherished.
She said the kingdom of Tonga is honored to host the 16th games.
“Welcome to the islands, our people, our games,” she said before a video sneak peak of the 16th Pacific Games in Tonga was shown.
The video ended with a performance on stage from a group from Tonga.