Premier of Niue
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Public Seal of Niue
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Incumbent
Dalton Tagelagi

since 11 June 2020
Inaugural holderSir Robert Rex
Formation19 October 1974
Websitehttps://niuepremierofficial.com/

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]

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

Officeholders

Key

  Niue People's Party   Independent

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party
Took office Left office Duration
1
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Sir Robert Rex
(1909–1992)
19 October 1974 12 December 1992 18 years, 54 days Independent
(1974–87)
Niue People's Party
(1987–92)
2
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Young Vivian
(1935–)
12 December 1992 9 March 1993 87 days Niue People's Party
3
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Frank Lui
(1935–2021)
9 March 1993 26 March 1999 6 years, 17 days Independent
4
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Sani Lakatani
(1936–)
26 March 1999 1 May 2002 3 years, 36 days Niue People's Party
(2)
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Young Vivian
(1935–)
1 May 2002 19 June 2008 6 years, 49 days Niue People's Party
(2002–03)
Independent
(2003–08)
5
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Sir Toke Talagi
(1951–2020)
19 June 2008 11 June 2020 11 years, 358 days Independent
6
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Dalton Tagelagi
(1968–)
11 June 2020 Incumbent 1 year, 346 days Independent

See also

References

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