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Ten years have passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami occurred.

2021/03/11   -Uncategorized

It is ten years since the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami occurred on March 11, 2011. The so …

Some actions, which I took as the former Minister of the Environment, have recently been appreciated by my successor, Minister Shinjiro Koizumi, and the opposition parties’ members of the House of Representatives.

2021/02/26   -Uncategorized

I attended the sixth session of the budget committee in the House of Representatives concerning the …

Governor of Fukuoka Prefecture Hiroshi Ogawa submitted his resignation letter.

2021/02/23   -Uncategorized

On February 22, Governor of Fukuoka Prefecture Hiroshi Ogawa submitted his resignation letter to the …

Visit to the site of the residence where Tokujiro Shibata, the founder of Kokushikan University, was born

2021/02/15   -Uncategorized

I visited the site of the residence located in Bessho, Nakagawa City, Fukuoka Prefecture where Tokuj …

Two ladies implored me to encourage the people of Japan to lodge a protest against the military coup in Myanmar.

2021/02/10   -Uncategorized

I received a visit from Mrs. Adachi, a representative of the Japan branch of the Women’s League of B …

The promotion of exports of Fukuoka Prefecture’s regional specialties under the ‘Cool Japan’ strategy

2021/02/09   -Uncategorized

Various kinds of regional specialties are produced in Fukuoka Prefecture. I have been assisting the …

The destiny of ruling-party politicians depends on how the government will control the new coronavirus infections.

2021/02/02   -Uncategorized

There was a municipal assembly election in Kitakyushu City on January 31. Mr. Yuji Hino and Mr. Tais …

I pray for the soul of my lost mentor and close friend.

2021/01/22   -Uncategorized

I deeply grieved at Mr. Ichiro Uchida’s death. He worked for the late Mr. Michio Watanabe, a well-kn …

I appeared in ABEMA Prime, a net TV’s news channel, and discussed the theme of ‘Politicians and the Age-limit Retirement System’.

2021/01/22   -Uncategorized

Nowadays, the so called ‘Net TV’ prevails not only among the young generation but also among middle- …

Female leaders’ activities have been outstanding toward the success of the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

2021/01/19   -Uncategorized

The UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) is scheduled to take effect on January 22 …