Incumbent Governor Kila Haoda continues to hold on to second place.
The progressive result:
Central Regional (Kairuku-Hiri count) - after count 39
With only two boxes remaining to count, quality check is expected today.
Counting for ballot boxes from the Hiri LLG, Kairuku LLG and Koiari LLG have been completed with the last two boxes from Mekeo LLG.
Meanwhile, elimination is underway for Rigo, Goilala and Abau electorates.
Check out Loop PNG’s Counting Tally: http://bit.ly/NationalElections2017