Vice-President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville

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Vice-President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville
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Incumbent
Raymond Masono

since 22 February 2017
Appointer Direct Election
Term length Five years and renewable once
Inaugural holder Joseph Watawi
Formation June 15, 2005
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The Vice President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville is the second highest office in the province, which is an autonomous region of Papua New Guinea. The current Vice-President is Raymond Masono, who was sworn in on 22 February 2017 after his appointment by President John Momis.[1]

List of Vice-Presidents of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville[edit]

Name Term start Term end
Joseph Watawi 15 June 2005 15 May 2007
John Tabinaman (acting) 15 May 2007[2][3] 19 January 2009
Ezekiel Massat 19 January 2009 10 June 2010
Patrick Nisira 10 June 2010[4] 22 February 2017 [1]
Raymond Masono 22 February 2017 [1] Present
  1. Note: John Tabinaman served as the acting President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville from June 2008 until 6 January 2009.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "New ABG Vice President". Autonomous Region of Bougainville. 22 February 2017. Retrieved 22 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "ABG names new vice-president". Island Business. 21 May 2007. Archived from the original on 2011-07-13. Retrieved 28 January 2009. 
  3. ^ Tabinaman sworn-in as vice-president Archived September 27, 2007, at the Wayback Machine. (Post-Courier Online, 16 May 2007)
  4. ^ Laukai, Aloysius (2008-06-11). "Momis sworn in, Caretaker announced". New Dawn FM 95.3. Retrieved 2010-06-13.