20 May 2011

Niue cabinet includes first term woman MP

1:41 pm on 20 May 2011

Niue's premier, Toke Talagi, has included a first time woman MP in his four-person Cabinet.

Joan Tahafa Viliamu, who was elected as the third highest polling candidate on the common roll two weeks ago, joins the Lakepa village MP, Kupa Magatogia, as the two newcomers in the Cabinet.

Pokotoa Sipeli from Liku retains his ministerial seat.

Their respective portfolios have yet to be announced.