PNG Loop 5@5

Loop 5@5 is a roundup of the top Loop PNG stories making news.

 Koim accused of contempt of court

The Prime Minister’s lawyers involved in the review proceeding of NEC’s decision to abolish the Task Force Sweep are accusing Sweep chairman Sam Koim of contempt and subjudice.


Senior Simbu police officer in hiding

A senior police officer in Simbu Province is in hiding after he tried to attack a doctor yesterday at the Kundiawa Hospital while under the influence of alcohol.


Hunters’ duo on trial with NRL clubs

SP PNG Hunters’ duo Kato Ottio and Warren Clare have been given train and trial opportunities with NRL clubs.

Four men lost at sea return to Buka

The four Bougainvilleans who went adrift at sea returned home yesterday to a rousing welcome from friends and family.


Parts of Highlands get good rains

Nature has been favourable to most parts of the high altitude Highlands in recent weeks, says Kud Sitango, a senior highlands based agriculture scientist.