Dadi Toka Jnr is MKA Chairman-elect

Dadi Toka Jnr is the new Chairman of the Motu Koita Assembly.

He was declared today after surpassing the absolute majority by more than 390 votes.

The MKA chairman-elect says they have already hit the ground running.

At around 1:30pm a convoy of supporters rallied into the Sir John Guise Stadium led by Chairman-elect Dadi Toka Jnr to be declared.

It was a landslide victory for Dadi Toka Jnr, who was 3,240 votes clear of runner-up, Beatrice Mahuru.

Former Chairman, Miria Ikupu, polled 2,456 votes, 3,756 votes less than Dadi Toka Jnr.

Dadi Toka Jnr says he will work closely with the 16 new members to bring services to the Motu-Koita people and they have started already.

He added transparency and good governance would be one of the main features during his tenure.

(Dadi Toka Jnr filepic)

Cedric Patjole