TOTU WINS GUADALCANAL SEAT IN SOLOMONS PARLIAMENT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, Nov.24) - The Constituency of South Guadalcanal in Solomon Islands has a new member of parliament.

He is Victor Totu, the former director of the Guandalcanal Provinces Cultural Affairs Division.

The Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation says he polled 728, more than 141 over his nearest rival.

The seat became vacant after the murder of Father Augustine Geve last year.

November 24, 2003

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