Enele Sopoaga

Tuvaluan politician and diplomat

Enele Sosene Sopoaga PC (born 10 February 1956) is a Tuvaluan politician. He is the 12th and current Prime Minister of Tuvalu since 2013.[1]

Enele Sopoaga

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12th Prime Minister of Tuvalu
Assumed office
1 August 2013
Acting: 1 August 2013 – 5 August 2013
MonarchElizabeth II
Governor-GeneralIakoba Italeli
DeputyVete Sakaio
Maatia Toafa
Preceded byWilly Telavi
Member of Parliament
for Nukufetau
Assumed office
16 September 2010
Serving with Lotoala Metia then Elisala Pita
Personal details
Born (1956-02-10) 10 February 1956 (age 64)
Nukufetau, Tuvalu
Political partyIndependent
Spouse(s)Salilo Enele
Alma materUniversity of Oxford
University of Sussex


  1. "Tuvalu Parliament elects new Prime Minister Sopoaga" Archived 26 September 2013 at the Wayback Machine, Radio New Zealand International, 5 August 2013

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