A prominent Member of Parliament, Honorable Joses Sanga, passed away early this morning.

Mr. Sanga, an influential member of cabinet, was Minister of the Public Service, in this his second term as Member of Parliament.

Mr. Sanga had also served in the public service, in various capacities, including as Secretary to the Prime Minister.

The late Mr. Sanga is survived by his wife, Taeasi Sanga and their three sons.