Opposition Leader ready

October 6, 2014 5:28 am

Newly elected Opposition Leader – Ro Teimumu Kepa says she is ready for the challenging role.

Ro Teimumu’s appointment is amongst the three new positions that have been filled in Parliament today.

Ro Teimumu, who was the Education Minister in the former SDL government, says she is ready for her new role.

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“Well with the leader of the opposition it is a very important role because it is serving a purpose there in parliament and we have to look at the workings of the government in particular in terms of good governance, transparency, accountability and those are some of the areas we need to look at in terms of the performance of the government.”

The Social Democratic Liberal Party and the National Federation Party members make up the opposition in the parliament and Ro Teimumu Kepa says they are looking forward to working together in the next four years.