Parliament will rise until Tuesday 28th of August 2018 at 2:00 PM

Hon. Manasseh Makiba, MP

Manasseh Makiba

Ministerial Portfolio
Vice Minister for Petroleum & Energy

Komo Magarima Open

People's National Congress (PNC)

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Komo-Magarima Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as an Independent Candidate, then joined People's National Congress Party. Appointed Vice Minister for Petroleum & Energy in the O'Neill-Abel Cabinet, 1st Term in this Parliament.


Religion: Christianity- United Chruch
Primary Education: Completed Primary Education from Hiri Primary School, Gr 1-6 (1991-1996), Margarima, Hela Province
Secondary Education: Completed Secondary Education from Margarima High Sch, Gr 7-10 (1997-2001), then Aiyura National High, Gr 11-12 (2002-2003)
Tertiary Education: Completed Tertiary Education from University of Papua New Guinea (2004-2007), then at Legal Training Institute (2008-2009)

Achievements: He graduated with Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Degree from the University of Papua New Guinea (2007), then graduated with a Certificate of Post Graduate in Legal Training from the Legal Training Institute in 2009. He got Admitted to the Bar of the National and Supreme Courts of Papua New Guinea to practice as a lawyer in 2009. He practiced law in various firms and companies in Papua New Guinea from 2009 to 2017.
Community Interests: Develop Komo Margarima District to become a better place for people to live
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Manager Legal at Mineral Resources Development Company Limited (MRDC) FROM 2014- 2017

Contact Details

Parliament Office
C/-National Parliament, PO Parliament House, WAIGANI, NCD 131, Papua New Guinea

Ph: +675 3277603
Fax: +675 3277480