Sprent Dabwido

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Dabwido in April 2012

Sprent Arumogo Dabwido (16 September 1972 – 8 May 2019) was a Nauruan politician. He served as the President of Nauru from 2011 to 2013. He was a member of Nauru First. He also served as a member of the Nauruan Parliament for Meneng from 2004 until his death in 2019. Before entering politics, Dabwido was a super-heavyweight weightlifter and was the national champion of his country.

On 8 May 2019, Dabwido died of throat cancer in Armidale, New South Wales, Australia. He was 46.[1]

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  1. "Former Nauru president Sprent Dabwido dies aged 46". SBS News. 8 May 2019. Retrieved 8 May 2019.