Egil Olli

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Egil Olli
Egil Olli.jpg
4th President of the Sami Parliament of Norway
In office
26 September 2007 – 16 October 2013
Succeeded by Aili Keskitalo
Personal details
Born Egil Andreas Olli
(1949-10-13) 13 October 1949 (age 67)
Porsanger, Norway
Nationality Sami Norwegian

Egil Andreas Olli (born 13 October 1949) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party. In September 2007, he became President of the Sami Parliament of Norway[1] when he replaced Aili Keskitalo after she stepped down upon the collapse of the coalition she was heading.[2] He was the fourth President of the Sami Parliament, and the first not to represent the Norwegian Sami Association. In early 2012 Olli announced that he would not run for reelection.[3]

Preceded by
Aili Keskitalo
Presidents of the Sami Parliament
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Aili Keskitalo

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Organisation of the Sámediggi". Sámediggi. Archived from the original on 18 July 2011. Retrieved 31 May 2010. 
  2. ^ Aslaksen, Eilif (25 September 2007). "Ingen hyggelig dag" [Not a fun day] (in Norwegian). NRK Sámi Radio. Retrieved 31 May 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.nrk.no/kanal/nrk_sapmi/1.7999580