PNG Loop's Breakfast Bites

Loop Breakfast Bites is a round up of the top Loop PNG stories making news.

Peter O’Neill calls Manus centre a problem that should end

Papua New Guinea's prime minister says Australia's asylum seeker detention centre on Manus Island is a problem that has damaged his country's reputation.

Sirinumu water level at critical stage

The water level at Sirinumu dam is dropping nearing a critical stage and people are urged to manage water and power usage.

WHO warns of rising betel nut and tobacco use

The World Health Organisation says betel nut use is growing at alarming rates, and a large proportion of people are now combining betel nut chewing with tobacco.

Link PNG suspends flights to Oro

Heavy rain in Northern Province in the past 24 hours has caused the cancellation of Link PNG flights to the province.

Eight teams to confirmed for Awasa Cup finals

Eight teams in Southern Highlands Province will battle it out this weekend in the Awasa Cup final play offs in Mendi.