THE Legislative Assembly of Tonga today elects Tongatapu 2 constituency MP, Semisi Sika as the new Chairperson of the Whole House Committee for the 2015-2018 parliamentary term.
Mr. Sika was nominated by Ha'apai 13 constituency MP, Veivosa Taka.
No other nomination was put forward.
Mr. Sika replaces former 'Eua People's Representative and Chairperson of the Whole House Committee, Sunia Fili who did not make it to Parliament in the last November general election.
Semisi Sika was first elected into Parliament in the 2010 election.
‘Eiki Sea ‘oku ou tuku ‘a e fakafeta’i ki he ‘Otua Mafimafi he’etau to e a’usia mai ki he ta’u fo’ou ni. Kuo lava lelei ‘a e fili Fale Alea ‘o e 2014. Pea kuo kakato mo e ngāue ki he fili ‘o e Palēmia pehē ki he Sea ‘o e Fale Aleá mo hono Tokoni, pea ki he fili ‘e he Palēmia ‘a e ngaahi lakanga ki he Pule’anga fo’ou.