Investigate assault of reporters: Firm

PNGFM has reported the assault of a male and female staff whilst covering the storming of Parliament last Tuesday.

During the chaos on November 20th over the delay in payment of APEC allowance, Parliament staff were assaulted including members of the media.

Whilst trying to cover the situation, police and correctional service officers caught sight of the two PNGFM reporters.

In a statement, the radio station said the female reporter was manhandled by a group of police officers who pulled at her shirt, attempting to rip it.

Musik awards set for this weekend

It’s on again this year – the 14th YUMI FM PNG Musik awards.

A press conference was held this afternoon to announce formalities of the night, set for Saturday, April 28.

The music awards is the country’s biggest music event, recognising efforts of local and regional artists annually.

To do things better, this year’s awards is bringing back the Female Artists of the Year category and introducing a new category – the international Artist of the Year.