24 Nov 2003

New MP for the constituency of South Guadalcanal in Solomon Islands

11:58 am on 24 November 2003

The Constituency of South Guadalcanal in Solomon Islands has a new MP.

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

The Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation says he polled 728 .... a majority of 141 over his nearest rival.

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