Sir Ignatius Kilage, GCMG CBE (12 July 1941 – 31 December 1989) was a Papua New Guinean politician who served as the fourth Governor-General of Papua New Guinea from March to December 1989, when he died suddenly in office.
Sir Ignatius Kilage
|4th Governor-General of Papua New Guinea|
1 March 1989 – 31 December 1989
|Prime Minister||Rabbie Namaliu|
|Preceded by||Kingsford Dibela|
|Succeeded by||Vincent Eri|
|Born||12 June 1941|
|Died||31 December 1989(aged 48)|
Prior to the vice regal post, Kilage was chief ombudsman of Papua New Guinea and author of the book My Mother Calls Me Yaltep.
After his death, a stadium was named in his honour in 1991.
Sir Kingsford Dibela
| Governor-General of Papua New Guinea
Sir Serei Eri