Tipene Rahua

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Tipene Rahua
Director of the Oan Intelligence Bureau
In office
1 May 2020 – Present
LeaderArana Marama
Preceded byWiremu Ngare
Ambassador of the Oan Isles to the United Nations of the Auroran Continent
In office
December 2017 – February 2020
Preceded byposition established
Succeeded byAreha Oke
Ambassador of the Oan Isles to the Auroran Union
In office
November 2017 – December 2017
Preceded byposition established
Succeeded byposition abolished
Ambassador of the Oan Isles to the Auroran Continental Assembly
In office
June 2018 – November 2017
Preceded byLocklyn Le Roy
Succeeded byposition abolished
Personal details
Tipene Rahua

(1965-07-16) 16 July 1965 (age 58)
Anapa, the Oan Isles
Political partyGreen Party
SpouseAlexander Bishops (m.1995-present)
ResidenceTokapa, the Oan Isles
Alma materUniversity of Anapa

Tipene Rahua is an Oan politician who is currently the Director of the Oan Intelligence Bureau. He previously served as the Oan ambassador to the now-disbanded Auroran Continental Assembly and its successor, the United Nations of the Auroran Continent.

Early life and education

He was born on 6 August 1970 CE in Anapa, where he was raised. He studied mathematics and physics at the University of Anapa and worked as an analyst for the Oan Statistical Bureau.

Political career

After years in the public service, he was appointed Ambassador to the UNAC. He delivered the Oan proposal calling for war on Ethalria in 2017 following the assassination of the Duke of Horkalo, Prince Thadeus, prior to the Auroran-Pacific War. He is regarded as an Oan nationalist, strategic interventionist and military adventurist - in keeping with Oan political elites.

He currently serves as the director of the Oan Intelligence Bureau which is in charge of the Oan Isles' foreign intelligence. Among, his projects, he published a Geopolitical Threat Assessment Report for the UNAC council in 2021. He maintains a close relationship with Minister of Foreign Affairs, Arana Marama

Personal Life

He is married to Alexander Bishops from Staynes and they have a daughter together, Aroha-Leigh Rahua-Bishops. Analysts and colleagues describe him as hardworking, a ruthless and meticulous political operator. He is a devout Mauist.