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Respected leader laid to rest

Saturday 6 March 2021 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Local, National

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Respected leader laid to rest
Anastasia (Ana) Karati (front left) and her cousins carry their late grandfather Tararo Temaeva Arii Tepoua’e Karati Ariki, MBE (Papa Maeva Karati) to his final resting place at the Avarua CICC grounds. 21030529.

Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral of well-respected paramount chief and passionate cultural expert, Tararo Temaeva Arii Tepoua’e Karati Ariki MBE (Papa Maeva) of Akatokamanava, who was buried at the Avarua Cook Islands Christian Church (CICC) grounds yesterday.

Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral of well-respected paramount chief and passionate cultural expert, Tararo Temaeva Arii Tepoua’e Karati Ariki MBE (Papa Maeva) of Akatokamanava, who was buried at the Avarua Cook Islands Christian Church (CICC) grounds yesterday.


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