Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

National Election Commissioners Re-Nominated

Palikir, POHNPEI (FSM Information Service): October 19, 2007 - President Manny Mori has re-nominated all the National Election Commissioners but one.

The three re-nominated commissioners are; Mr. John Chugen of Yap, Mr. Seberiano Barnabas of Pohnpei and Mr. Kun Olter of Kosrae.

The newly nominated is Ismael Dobich from Chuuk.

These nominees awaits Congressional Consent in the November 2007 Special Session.

For further information on this release, please contact:

FSM Office of the President
Public Information: Press, Radio, Video
P.O Box 34
Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
Fax.: (691) 320-4356