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Chi Onwurah

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Chi Onwurah was the Labour Party candidate in Newcastle upon Tyne Central in the UK Parliament elections. Our volunteers have been adding information on Chi Onwurah - here's everything we know so far!

Party manifesto

Chi Onwurah was the Labour Party candidate. Find out more about their policies in the Labour Party manifesto.

Wikipedia

Chinyelu Susan Onwurah is a British Labour Party politician who has served as the Member of Parliament for Newcastle upon Tyne Central since the 2010 general election. She is Newcastle's first black MP. She was shadow minister for Industrial Strategy, Science and Innovation under Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn from October 2016 until 9 April 2020, when she was appointed as shadow minister for Science, Research & Digital by new leader Keir Starmer.

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Biographical summary

Born: 1965-04-12

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(Past event) Friday 6 December 2019 12:00–14:00: Student Climate Summit, Domain, Northumbria Students’ Union NE1 8SB.

Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The UK Parliament elections, as the Labour Party candidate for the Newcastle upon Tyne Central
  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Newcastle upon Tyne Central
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Labour Party candidate for the Newcastle upon Tyne Central
  • 2010: The UK Parliament elections, as the Labour Party candidate for the Newcastle upon Tyne Central

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