An armed robbery was disrupted by members of the community and police yesterday morning, March 4th at Kamkumung, Lae, Morobe Province. At eleven o’clock in the morning, five men attempted to rob a locally owned timber business pretending to be customers.Read more
The Bumbu Police Barracks housing project in Lae is still incomplete after more than five years. Police Minister, Jelta Wong, said addressing this issue will be a priority this year.Read more
The Lae City authority (LCA) has made a commitment to support the police with vehicles in the efforts to improve policing in the city. Yesterday, the LCA signed an agreement with the Police Commissioner Gary Baki, to make it official.Read more
Prime Minister Peter O’Neill assured the Madang provincial government, that the national government will not sign a new Ramu Nico Agreement unless it is reviewed to better suit the landowners, province, and the state.Read more
The Catholic Church in Lae is mourning the death of retired Bishop late Christian Blouin, who passed away yesterday.
He collapsed during a visit to Markham, and was rushed to the Angau hospital, but was pronounced dead on arrival.
Lae’s Metropolitan Commander Anthony Wagambie Jr is urging the general public to lay formal complaints to the Police Internal Investigation Unit (IIU), if and when aggrieved by police officers.Read more
Health workers in the Kabwum District continue to work under difficult conditions.Read more
Health workers in the Kabwum district raised concerns over the consistent delays in the delivery of medical supplies.Read more
The Kabwum Health Center’s outpatient has been closed due to continuous medicine shortages.Read more
Villagers from Asini, in Morobe’s Huon Gulf District raised concerns about medicine shortage, saying it has been ongoing.Read more
Members of the National Crime Investigation Unit (NCIU) and customs officers intercepted twenty- seven boxes of firecrackers and a box of fireworks, at a sea port in Lae.Read more