PNG Loop’s 5@5

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11 planes to fly late Agiru home

Eleven planes have been chartered to fly the late Hela Governor Anderson Agiru back home to Southern Highlands and Hela from Port Moresby.


Taris do their crying in the rain for late Agiru

Heavy rain pelted Tari town as the body of late Governor Anderson Pawa Agiru touched down.


Tsunami-like waves hit Lihir Island

Locals in the mining township of Lihir in New Ireland Province were thrown into confusion this morning when ‘high waves’ struck the island just before lunchtime.


Commission releases report on Kiunga accident

The Accident Investigation Commission today released the preliminary report into the fatal accident that took place on April 13 in Kiunga, claiming 12 lives.


ICCC to ban baby pram and strollers

The Independent Consumer and Competition Commission’s (ICCC) aim to ban non-English labeled products also includes certain baby transports.