Peter Isoaimo retains Kairuku-Hiri Open seat

National Alliance Party's Peter Namea Isoaimo has retained the Kairuku-Hiri Open seat in the 2017 National Election.

Isoaimo reached the absolute majority of 18,011, polling a total of 20,589 votes after exclusion 25.

Rival Paru Aihi of People's National Congress Party polled 15,432 as his final vote count.

Isoaimo will be officially declared by Kairuku-Hiri Returning Officer Tabu Vaira at Bomana CS this afternoon.

This will be Isoaimo's second term in Parliament.

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Quintina Naime