Parliament rise till Tuesday, 10th November 2020 at 2:00 pm

Hon. Chris Yer Nangoi, MP

Chris Yer Nango

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister for Correctional Services

Sumkar Open

United Labour Party

Votes Received
3, 037

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Sumkar Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as a member of the Pangu Party. Appointed Minister for Correctional Services in the Marape-Steven Government and sworn in on 07/06/19 by the Governor General Sir Bob Dadae, currently affiliated with United Labour Party, 1st term in this parliament.

Past: Appointed Vice Minister for Education in the O'Neill-Abel Cabinet from August 2017-April 2019, then Appointed Minister for Transport and Infrastructure in the O'Neill-Abel Government on 13/05/19 after a minor cabinet reshuffle.


Religion: Christian Revival Church (CRC)
Primary Education: Completed his Primary Education at Abisan Primary School, (Grades 1-6)
Secondary Education: Completed his Secondary Education at Ecom High School (Grades 7-10)
Tertiary Education: Completed his Tertiary Education at University of Technology

Achievements: Obtained a Bachelors Degree in Electrical and Communications Engineering from University of Technology.
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Managing Director of Capstione Electrical.

Contact Details

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