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The Premier of Niue is Niue's head of government. They are elected by the Niue Assembly, and forms a Cabinet consisting of themselves and three other members of the Assembly.[1]

Premier of Niue
Public Seal of Niue.svg
Public Seal of Niue
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Incumbent
Toke Talagi

since 19 June 2008
Inaugural holderSir Robert Rex
Formation19 October 1974

Sir Robert Rex was continuously re-elected every three years from Niue's independence in 1974 until his death in 1992.

List of Premiers of Niue (1974–present)Edit

Name
(Birth–Death)
Tenure Political Affiliation
Took Office Left Office
1 Sir Robert Rex
(1909–1992)
19 October 1974 12 December 1992 Independent
(1974–87)
Niue People's Party
(1987–92)
2 Young Vivian
(1935–)
12 December 1992 9 March 1993 Independent
3 Frank Lui
(1935–)
9 March 1993 26 March 1999 Independent
4 Sani Lakatani
(1936–)
26 March 1999 1 May 2002 Niue People's Party
(2) Young Vivian
(1935–)
1 May 2002 19 June 2008 Niue People's Party
(2002–03)
Independent
(2003–08)
5 Sir Toke Talagi
(1960–)
19 June 2008 Incumbent Independent

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hannum, Hurst (29 March 1993). Basic Documents on Autonomy and Minority Rights. Martinus Nijhoff Publishers. p. 403. ISBN 079231977X. Retrieved 1 April 2017.

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