David Gina new Western Province Premier
Quoting the Solomon Star newspaper – 4 July 2018
“The Western Province has a new Premier. He is, David Gina, a fifty-seven year old former Lands Administrator and Government Public Servant.
“Mr Gina collected a total of fifteen votes with the only rival his ward colleague, Ramraka Talasasa with eleven votes in runner up position, during a secret ballot session in the first full Assembly meeting in Gizo on Tuesday.
“The new Premier has been contesting more than four previous provincial and general elections. He represented Ward fifteen. He is from Kindu village west end of Munda, but resides at Sasavele village in the Roviana Lagoon.
“Mr Gina was voted in to the Provincial Assembly during Provincial Elections last month.”
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