MANEKE IS THE NEW WNB GOVERNOR

"Maneke won the seat by 13 votes whilst Kandrian Gloucester MP Joseph Lelang collected 4 votes."

Member for Talasea Francis Maneke is the new West New Britain Governor following the voting of the new Governor today in Kimbe.  

Maneke won the seat by 13 votes whilst Kandrian Gloucester MP Joseph Lelang received 4 votes.  

Earlier,a stay order was sought by Mr Lelang preventing former Governor Sasindran Muthuvel from chairing the provincial assembly meet that delayed the voting to that was to eventuate at around 10am.  

Kimbe Town Mayor Jackson Endo was then appointed to chair the meeting by the provincial assembly members.  

July 8, 2019