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Takeshi Onaga

Japanese politician
Takeshi in December 2014.

Takeshi Onaga (翁長 雄志, Onaga Takeshi, 2 October 1950 – 8 August 2018) was a Japanese politician. He was the Governor of Okinawa Prefecture from 10 December 2014 to his death in 2018. Before this, he served four terms as the Mayor of Naha from November 2000 until December 2014.[1]

Onaga died on 8 August 2018 from pancreatic cancer, aged 67.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The new governor of Okinawa Takeshi Onaga". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 17 November 2015. Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  2. "Okinawa Gov. Takeshi Onaga dies: source". www.japantimes.co.jp. Kyodo. 8 August 2018. Retrieved 8 August 2018.