Special Parliament Sitting on Thursday 11th, March 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

Hon. James Yapa Lagea, MP

James Lagea

Ministerial Portfolio
Vice Minister Health and HIV/AIDS

Kagua Erave Open

Independent (I)

Date of Election
18 July 2012

Votes Received

Contact Details

Parliament Office
National Parliament P O Parliament House WAIGANI, N.C.D Papua New Guinea

Telephone: 3277639/70767047
Fax: 3277480
Email: Nil

Electorate Office

Telephone: 3277639/70767074
Fax: 3277480
Email: Nil

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Current: Member of Parliament for Kagua-Erave Electorate and Vice Minister for Health & HIV/AIDS

Past: First Elected to the 8th National Parliament for the Kagua-Erave Open Electorate in the 2007 General Elections as a Papua New Guinea Country Party candidate, then moved to the United Resources Party. Appointed Citizenship Committee-Chair, Parliamentary Referral Committee on Lands and Environment-Chair and member of Parliamentary Referral Committee on Health and Family Welfare on 18/09/2007.


Religion: Christianity-Lutheran
Primary Education: Kagua Primary School 1973
Secondary Education: Mendi High School 1974-1977, Keravat National High School 1978-1979
Tertiary Education: Social Development, Insitute of Public Administration 1980-1982

Achievements: Diploma in Social Development
Community Interests: Advisor- Community Development. Southern Highlands and Provincial Administration
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: