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Hon. Powes Parkop, MP

Powes  Parkop

Ministerial Portfolio

National Capital District (NCD)

Social Democratic (S.D.)

Date of Election
8 September 2012

Votes Received

Contact Details

Parliament Office
National Parliament P O Parliament House WAIGANI, N.C.D Papua New Guinea

Telephone: 3277617
Fax: 3277480

Electorate Office
Lakatoi Haus, 3rd Floor

Telephone: 3233260
Fax: 3233360

Connect with Parkop

Party Website

Parliamentary Services

Current: Governor for National Capital District, member of Constitutional Laws, Acts & Subordinate Legislation Committee and member of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Past: First Elected to the 8th National Parliament for the National Capital District Provincial Electorate in the 2007 General Elections as an Independent candidate. Governor for National Capital District from 2007-2012. Founded the Social Democratic Party in 2012.


Religion: Christianity
Primary Education:
Secondary Education: Sogeri National High School
Tertiary Education: Bachelor of Law, University of Papua New Guinea

Community Interests:
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Law Practitioner, Private Law Firms