Niuas by-election, 2005
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The Niuas by-election of 2005 was a by-election held to elect a new People's Representative to the Tongan Legislative Assembly. The vacancy occurred following the appointment of the incumbent, Sione Haukinima, to cabinet. The by-election was won by Lepolo Taunisila, who became the first woman to sit in the Legislative Assembly in twenty years.
|Niuas by-election, 5 May 2005 (1 member)|
|Independent||Oketi Lotulelei 'Akau'ola||129||10.5|
|Independent||Sione Kietonga Lauteau Holi||76||6.2|
Results from Matangi Tonga.
- Advancing Women’s Representation in Tonga by ‘Ofa Guttenbeil-Likiliki