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

Hon. Francis Galia Maneke, MP

Francis Galia Maneke


Papua & Niugini Union Pati (PANGU)

Votes Received

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Talasea open seat in the 2017 National General Election under the Our Development Party. Currently affiliated with the PANGU Party. Duly elected by the Provincial Assembly as Governor for West New Britain on 13/09/2019 after the second Provincial Assembly Meeting. Appointed member of the Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings and Public Works Parliamentary Committees, 1st term in this Parliament.

Past: Appointed Minister for Communications, Information Technology and Energy for two months in the O'Neill-Abel Government, appointed Chairman to Citizenship Committee in 2017 by National Parliament. Resigned from the Our Development party and joined the People's National Congress party in 2018, then left the PNC Party to join the PANGU Pati in 2019.


Religion: Christianity-United Church
Primary Education: Completed his Primary Education from Galilo Primary School, Grades 1-6
Secondary Education: Completed his Secondary Education from Hoskins High School, Grades 7-10
Tertiary Education: Completed his Tertiary Education from the University of Technology, Lae.

Achievements: Earned a Bachelor Degree in Surveying- Bachelor of Technology from the University of Lae Technology.
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Self Employed as a Managing Director for Kauloy Estate Limited (2004-2017)

Contact Details

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