BY ALFRED PAGEPITU
THE Minister of Provincial Government & Institutional Strengthening (PGIS) and Member of Parliament (MP) for Central Makira, Nestor Ghiro is in Gizo on a courtesy visit to the newly elected government of the Western province.
A statement from the Ministry’s communication unit said the visit also allowed the Minister to meet face to face with some of the 26 MPAs who are in a full induction and orientation session of the important meeting designed to make MPAs know and get the breath of the law that governed the Provincial system.
A full orientation programme started last week and to end this week highlighted roles and responsibilities of MPAs including topics.
Mr Ghiro was met on arrival by Premier David Gina, Western Provincial Secretary, Jeffrey Wickham and Speaker of the Provincial Assembly, Adrian Sinabule Gina.
The Minister is accompanied by his Permanent Secretary Mr Stanley Pirione and his Executive Secretary, Ms Suzie Lai.