by Jack Lapauve – EM TV News, Port Moresby
While many flocked to the BSP Stadium to witness the Pacific Games opening ceremony last night, Communities in Tabubil did not miss out.
Yesterday, OK Tedi Mining, the platinum sponsor of the Games, launched the Provincial Celebration site.
The site provided the public the opportunity to watch the Games live and support Team PNG.
The Tabubil Community made their way to the Tabubil soccer oval around 3pm yesterday afternoon.
It was a proud moment for all who did not want to miss out on the region’s biggest sporting event.
OTML Chief Executive Director, Peter Graham, launched the site in front of more than 3,000 people.
The site will allow the Tabubil locals to support Team PNG as the 2015 pacific Games unfolds.
Graham said OTML support behind the games is to improve sporting in the country and expose PNG talent.
The program followed till evening as people packed the Tabubil Basketball stadium to watch the official opening.
The Games will be screened at the Indoor stadium throughout the Games duration.