The Mt Hagen Catholic Diocese rehabilitation program for prisoners at the Baisu Jail in Western Highlands Province has seen positive impacts. Led by the Baisu Jail Chaplin, Father Robert Noli, prisoners were given livestock to look after and food gardens to tend.
Mt Hagen City residents are concerned that there is a breakdown of law and order in the city. There have been continuous attacks by thugs on people, demanding their handbags and money. People are being randomly attacked and residents have been advised to take precautions.
Discussions are underway for the reopening of three rural airstrips in the Rigo LLG of Central Province.Rigo MP Lekwa Gure says the airstrips will be a boost in helping local communities’ access markets while accessing other basic goods and services.
Over two thousand students in NCD will benefit from the much awaited funds under the NCD and Moresby South TVET Scholarship and School Fee Assistance Program with over four million kina in cheques presented to Technical Institutions in Port Moresby.
By Michael Pavitt at the Main Press Centre in Apia APIA, 15 JULY 2019 (INSIDE THE GAMES) — Locals
The Australian and Solomon Islands’ Governments has announced, the installation of the Coral Sea Cable in the Solomon Islands.The Coral Sea Cable is a 4,700km long fibre optic undersea telecommunications cable linking Australia, Papua New Guinea, and the Solomon Islands.
There are vast inequalities across countries, and among the poorer segments of societies, says a new UN report published on Thursday. Over half of the 1.3 billion people identified as poor, some 663 million, are children under the age of 18, and around a third (some 428 million) are under the age of 10.