Parliament session adjourned to Tuesday 25th June 2019, 2pm

Hon. Lekwa Gure, MBE, OL, MP

Lekwa Gure

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister for Civil Aviation

Electorate
Rigo Open

Votes Received
7,335

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Rigo Open Electorate seat in the 2017 General Elections as an Independent Candidate. Appointed Minister for Civil Aviation in the Marape-Steven Government, sworn in on 07/06/19 by the Governor General Sir Bob Dadae, 1st Term in this Parliament.

Past: Elected to the 10th National Parliament or the Rigo Open Electorate seat in the 2017 General Elections as an Independent Candidate. Joined PANGU Pati. Chairman of Plans & Estimates Committee, Member of Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings Committee, Appointed Chairman for Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on 17th April 2019. He was then appointed Minister for Civil Aviation on 13/05/19 after a minor cabinet reshuffle in the O'Neill-Abel Cabinet.

Biography

Primary Education: Grade 1-2, Babaka Primary School, Grade 3-4, Raukele Primary School, Grade 5-6 Kila Kila Primary School
Secondary Education: Grade 7-10, Kwikila High School
Tertiary Education: Matriculation, Preliminery Year, University of Papua New Guinea

Achievements: Australian Institute of Business (AIB) MBA,2015
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Air Niugini Ltd on various Aircraft Types- (FK27,DHC-7, FK28, A300-B4, A310-300, B767-300, F900)

Contact Details

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

Ph: +675 3277100
Fax: +675 3277480
lekgure@gmail.com



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