PM Marape in Bougainville

Prime Minister James Marape has arrived in Buka with his full cabinet ministers for the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting on Buka in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville this morning.

Marape was welcomed by the ABG Leaders and was received by a guard of Honour by the Bougainville Police Services and Correctional Service.

The Prime Minister and his delegation was accorded the Bougainville Traditional welcome Tsutsu(washing of the feet).

He will chair the NEC at 1pm and later address the ABG House of Representatives or the Bougainville Parliament at 2pm.

On Thursday Prime Minister Marape will head to Buin and overnight for the Joint Supervisory Body (JSB) meeting on Friday 13th September at the Buin Secondary School Hall with ABG President John Momis and both the National Government and ABG officials.

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