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Huge crowd gathers for investiture of Makea George Karika Ariki

Thursday 13 December 2018 | Published in Local

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Huge crowd gathers for investiture of Makea George Karika Ariki
A historic moment as George Taripo (centre) walks towards his investiture as Makea George Karika Ariki in Avarua yesterday. Hundreds of people watched as the offi cial party walked to the Makea Karika palace. 18121263

One of the most important traditional ceremonies to be held on Rarotonga for many years brought crowds of spectators to Avatiu yesterday morning as the historic investiture for Makea George Karika Ariki began.

One of the most important traditional ceremonies to be held on Rarotonga for many years brought crowds of spectators to Avatiu yesterday morning as the historic investiture for Makea George Karika Ariki began.


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