Paul Somohardjo

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Paul Somohardjo
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Paul Somohardjo in 2016
7th Chairman of the National Assembly of Suriname
In office
30 June 2005 – 30 June 2010
Preceded byRam Sardjoe
Succeeded byJennifer Simons
Personal details
Born
Paul Slamet Somohardjo

(1943-05-02) 2 May 1943 (age 76)
Paramaribo, Suriname
NationalitySuriname
Political partyPertjajah Luhur
OccupationPolitician
Somohardjo in 1975

Paul Slamet Somohardjo (born 2 May 1943 in Paramaribo) is a Surinamese politician of Javanese descent.[1] Somohardjo (nickname: Sómo) has been called Paul Salam Somohardjo since childhood. Somohardjo also owns a radio and television station.[2]

On 30 June 2005, Somohardjo was the Chairman of the National Assembly, and he served until June 2010.[3]

He is also chairman of the Pertjajah Luhur party. As of 2016 he is the oldest parliamentarian in the National Assembly.

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Preceded by
Ram Sardjoe
Speaker of the National Assembly of Suriname
2005–2010
Succeeded by
Jennifer Simons
Preceded by
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Chairman of the Pertjajah Luhur
?–present
Incumbent