Volume I: National Reports 1974
H. H. Marshall1
The Kingdom of Tonga is an independent sovereign state within the Commonwealth. Sometimes known as the Tonga or Friendly Islands, Tonga ceased to be a British protected state and became independent on 4 June 1970, by virtue of the Tonga Act 1970 of the United Kingdom (c. 22) s. 1.
I. CONSTITUTIONAL SYSTEM
The Nationality Act (Law of Tonga Revised Edition, 1967, Cap. 32) makes provision for Tonga nationali…