Parliament will rise until Tuesday 3rd, April at 2:00 PM for the 6th Meeting of the Tenth session

Hon. Mehrra Minnie Kipefa, MP

Mehrra Minnie Kipefa

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister for Labour & Industrial Relations

Obura-Wonenara Open

United Resource Party

Votes Received

Parliamentary Services

Current: Re-elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Obura-Wonenara Open seat as a United Resource Party Candidate in the 2017 General Elections. Appointed as Minister for Labour and Industrial Relations following the formation of the O'neill-Abel Government on the 02/08/2017, 2nd Term in this Parliament.

Past: First elected to the 9th National Parliament for the Obura-Wonenara Open seat in the 2012 General Elections as a Star Alliance Party candidate. Appointed member of the Culture and Tourism Committee and Foreign Affairs and Trade Committee-Chair in August 2012.


Religion: Christianity-Lutheran
Primary Education: Completed his Primary Education from Obura Primary School
Secondary Education: Completed his Secondary Education from Kainantu Secondary School
Tertiary Education: Completed his Tertiary Education from University of Goroka and University of Papua New Guinea

Achievements: Obtained his Degree after completion of Tertiary Education.
Community Interests:
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: An analytical Chemist

Contact Details

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