The man identiflied as Romis Yapu dlied after being attacked. The incident took place atthe Gordon’s market in Port Moresby.
The deceased, a Port Moresby Business College graduate, was returning from a job interview when he met his fate.
Reports say, he was chased by security personnel and was struck with a timber and punched several times. What sparkedthe attack is not known.
Community Leader and former Councillor, Nius Rom, condemnedthe attack. Relatives ofthe deceased have lodged a complaint atthe Gordon’s Police station.
NCD Governor Powes Parkop when asked to comment repllied in a text from Jakarta: “That Rangers don’t operate at Gordens market. Those must be security or employees at Gordens Market”.
Governor Parkop’saidthe NCDC management will verify and investigatethe matter before making any comment.