Attempted hold-up leaves one dead

The attempted hold up on an ice delivery truck driver went wrong for three men this morning, leaving one dead another in a critical condition while the third escaped.


Moresby community raises issues

While they welcomed road development into their community by their electoral member, John Kaupa, they are calling on the member to help them in terms of the lack of these vital resources.

The community of the ATS block have raised the concern that they have low to no water pressure.

Community policing member, Jessie Lenny, says they have been faced with the challenge of having to wake up in the early hours of the morning to fetch water.

While at times they have no water pressure at all.

Man wounded, buildings burnt over sorcery claims in NCD

All these happened due to allegations of sorcery between clansmen from Goroka, Eastern Highlands Province.

NCD metropolitan superintendent, Commander Ben Turi, told Loop PNG that the incident was a spillover from last Thursday.

“A young man climbed a tree during a bird hunting trip last week, when he fell to his death,” Turi said.

“The Gorokas from Garden Hills claimed that it was the work of sanguma. They then went to ATS and burnt the other group of Marawakas’ haus kuks.”