1854: Seru Cakobau takes title of Vunivalu “Tui Viti”, takes up Christianity

1854 Tanoa dies: Seru Cakobau assumed the title of Vunivalu and styles himself as Tui Viti, and on a Sunday, April 30, Cakobau became a christian and the death drum ‘Rogorogo i valu’ was beaten to herald his first church service.

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