PNG Loop's 5 @ 5

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

Dadae is PNG's new Governor-General!

Kabwum MP Bob Dadae was voted by Parliament as the 10th Governor-General of Papua New Guinea this morning.

Double killing during heavy downpour

During the heavy downpour last night at Ela Beach, Port Moresby, two men were allegedly shot dead in a carjacking.

UPNG committed to pay delayed 7.5 percent increment

The University of Papua New Guinea is committed to pay the delayed 7.5 percent pay increase for staff members.

‚ÄčNumbos allowed bail over delay in evidence

The suspended Acting Inspector and Commander of the Police Special Service Division 4, Steven Numbos, has been allowed bail of K1,000 by the Waigani National Court.

National Football Stadium confirmed to host RLWC2017

The National Football Stadium (NFS) in Port Moresby will be the host venue for the three pool matches of the Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) in Papua New Guinea.