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Chi Onwurah

Newcastle upon Tyne Central


Chi Onwurah was born Chinyelu Susan Onwurah on 12 April 1965 in Newcastle, England and is the Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central.

Chi Onwurah ceased to be a member of the House of Commons on 03 May 2017 (general election).


She was Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Industrial Strategy) (2016 to 2017), Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (2015 to 2016), Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (2015 to 2016), Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (2013 to 2015), Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (2010 to 2013) in opposition.


Chi Onwurah has the following specific interests :
Politics - Education, technology, manufacturing, international development