BY ALFRED PAGEPITU
WESTERN province caretaker Wayne Maepioh has congratulated the winning MPAs of the province’s Wednesday election, including his successor.
Pitiri Sute is now ward 23 Gatokae’s member of provincial assembly (MPA), having edged out Maepioh by a margin of 32 votes.
When contacted yesterday Maepioh congratulated all the newly elected MPA and those who retained their seat.
“I would like to congratulate all our 16 newly winning candidates upon taking up the leadership roles and 10 MPA who reseat this year election.
“I know it took much our time and effort to achieve our goal to represent the people at the provincial level.
“With all due respect, I hope to oversee the provincial duties and be able to achieve all your long term goals for the next 4 years.”