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NICTA restrained from deactivating SIM cards


NICTA and the state have been restrained from deactivating unregistered SIM cards nationwide after 12 midnight tonight until the case returns to court in two weeks’ time.

NICTA confirms halt in SIM card deactivation


The National Information and Communications Technology Authority has confirmed the SIM card deactivation exercise, planned to be carried at midnight today, has been halted following the stay order granted by the court.

Still waiting for Governor to respond…


Almost 2 weeks have passed and the people of Madang Province are yet to get an official response from their governor.

Why demand for Madang police boss’ dismissal?


Locals have called for the resignation of the Madang Provincial Police Commander (PPC) due to the alleged lack of response in controlling the unrest.

Education services will go online: Minister


The Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology, Pila Niningi, says there are plans to overhaul services by introducing various online interfaces.