Loop 5@5

Loop 5@5 is a roundup of top Loop PNG stories.

M6.8 quake rattles ENB


A magnitude 6.8 earthquake occurred at 06:48am today not far from Pomio, East New Britain Province.

MKA election officials dismissed after bribery claims


Two election officials of the Motu-Koita Assembly Election were caught by police for allegedly accepting money from the campaign manager of a candidate at the counting venue.

Luxury sedans raise concerns


PNG taxpayers have raised concerns over the 40 luxury sedans that arrived in Port Moresby for the APEC delegates.

Members of police task force unit sentenced


Four members of the Police Task Force unit in Kokopo have been sentenced by the National Court to serve 11 and 12 years respectively for killing a man they believed cultivated marijuana back in 2015.

Sovereign bond under-pricing a negotiation disaster: Opposition


The Opposition claims that the National Government has cheaply sold off more of PNG’s resources with a deal good for international financiers but bad for PNG’s people.