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

Hon. Emil Tammur, MP

Emil Tammur

Kokopo Open

People's Progress Party (PPP)

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Kokopo Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as a member of the People's Progress Party, 1st term in this Parliament.

Past: Appointed Minister for Tourism, Arts & Culture in the O'Neill-Abel Cabinet after the formation of Government from August 2017-May 2019. Re-appointed Minister for Tourism, Arts & Culture in the Marape-Steven Government from 07/06/19-30/10/20.


Primary Education: Completed Primary Education at Kalamanagunan Primary School (1982-1989)
Secondary Education: Completed Secondary Education at Vuvu Secondary School (1990-1993)
Tertiary Education: Completed Tertiary Education at Lae University of Technology (1994-1996)

Achievements: Obtained a Diploma in Accounting from the Lae University of Technology in 1997.
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Businessman in Kokopo, East New Britain prior to entering national politics in 2017

Contact Details

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