Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea


Prime Minister Peter O'Neill of Papua New GuineaPeter O'Neill

Date of Birth: 13 February 1965
Birth Place: Ialibu-Pangia, Papua New Guinea
Political Party: People's National Congress Party
Arrival in Power: 2 August 2011
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

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Peter O'Neill was born in Ialibu-Pangia, Papua New Guinea , in 1965. Peter O'Neill is the current Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea. Peter O'Neill studied at the University of Papua New Guinea and obtained a Bachelor of Commerce. Peter O'Neill was elected to the Parliament of Papua New Guinea for the first time in 2002 and became the Leader of the Opposition in 2004. On August 2nd 2011 he was elected as Prime Minister.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_O%27Neill

Updated on: January 10th, 2014

Former Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea


Prime Minister Michael Somare of Papua New GuineaMichael Somare

Date of Birth: 9 April 1936
Birth Place: Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
Political Party: National Alliance Party
Arrival in Power: 5 August 2002
In Power Until: 4 April 2011
Religion: Roman Catholic
Profession: NA

Biography:


Michael Somare was born in Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, in 1936. Michael Somare is the current Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea. Michael Somare was involved in Papua New Guinea's independence movement and became the country's first prime minister in 1975 until 1980, he was prime minister again from 1982 to 1985. Michael Somare was re-elected in 2002 and again in 2007. Michael Somare had to step down as prime minister for medical reasons on April 4th 2011 and eventually announced his retirement from politics on June 28th 2011.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Somare

Updated on: January 10th, 2014