As a normal gesture when attending special important functions overseas, the Prime Minister, Hon Enele Sosene Sopoaga presented gifts of Tuvalu handicrafts to two Pacific leaders whom he visited recently. When he was in Nauru, he presentes gifts of a Tuvalu decorated mat and other smaller items to President Baron Waqa. While in New Zealand he also presented gifts of a mini Tuvalu village and other smaller handicraft items.
The Prime Minister of Tuvalu, Hon Enele Sosene Sopoaga and the President of Nauru, Hon Baron Waqa holding the gift of a decorated mat from Tuvalu. The photo was taken in Nauru by Penivao Penete.
Te Ulu o te Maaloo, Enele Sosene Sopoaga mo te Peleistene o Nauru, Tena ‘Malu Baron Waqa e puke fakatasi ne laua te mekei mai i Tuvalu. Te ata ne pei i Nauru ne Penivao Penete.
NZ’s Prime Minister, Ms Jacinda Artern and Tuvalu’s Prime Minister, Enele Sosene Sopoaga holding tohether the gift of a mini Tuvalu village in Wellington, New Zealand.
Te Ulu o te Maaloo o Nusila, Tena ‘Malu Jacind Artern mo te Ulu o te Maaloo o Tuvalu, Tena ‘Malu Enele Sosene Sopoaga e puke fakatasi ne laua a te meaalofa tela se fa’kai Tuvalu foliki.