Saturday 6  August 2022 No person, except citizens or permanent residents, are permitted to board an aircraft, vessel or vehicle bound for Papua New Guinea or otherwise enter Papua New Guinea, unless they have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. They will now all be required to be vaccinated using one of the ten COVID-19 vaccines […]
Governor-General Grand Chief, Sir Bob Dadae, has appealed to parents to guide their children on the path that they may grow into descent and respectable citizens. While addressing the nation on the 41st Remembrance Day parade and commemorative service at Ela Beach Remembrance Park on Saturday, 23 July, 2022, Sir Bob said teaching and imparting […]
Papua New Guinea celebrated   its 41st Remembrance Day   commemorative service, in remembrance of the war heroes who sacrificed their lives to defend   the country’s freedom. The Remembrance Day Parade and Memorial Service was held at the Ela Beach Remembrance Park  on Saturday 23 July, 2022. In his address to the Nation, Governor-General, Grand Chief, Sir […]
Police Commissioner David Manning launched the Joint Security Forces Quick Responses Force (QRF) deployment in the highland’s region for the 2022 national general election on Friday 17 June, at the Pope John Paul oval in Mt Hagen in the Western Highlands Province. The launch symbolically  commenced  the  security operations throughout Papua New Guinea for the […]
Prime Minister James Marape has condemned the recent shooting of Kompiam – Ambum Returning Officer, Beto Pokola in Enga province on Sunday 5 June 2022. “Let me remind the people of Papua New Guinea that illegal possession of firearms carries a maximum penalty of life imprisonment under tough new gun laws recently passed in Parliament,” […]
The Office of the Governor General is seeking Court eviction orders to remove illegal settlers that have settled on land belonging to the State on which the Governor General’s Office and Government House is located. Acting Official Secretary Mr. Bill Toraso said illegal settlers have been given advance notices and time to remove their structures […]
My fellow Papua New Guineans, A very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all. We have come to the end of yet another year and with it, as usual, the festive season a time in which we all look forward to spending time with our families and loved ones throughout our beautiful […]
Prime Minister Hon. James Marape  presented  a cheque of K20 million  for various impact projects in Manus province during his visit there  over the weekend.  A cheque of K10 million was presented  to the Governor of Manus Hon. Charlie Benjamin, witnessed by  Member for Manus and Speaker of National Parliament Hon. Joe Pomat., which will […]
Police Commissioner David Manning has issued orders for the arrest of all persons involved in a recent torture and murder of five women accused of sorcery in the Pawa Yamo village of Kagua district in the Southern Highlands province. “Everyone will be identified and arrested. Even if it means we have to arrest every member […]
Prime Minister Hon. James Marape has directed the Health Department to work on direct procurement of drugs and medicines from World Health Organisation-sanctioned manufacturers and do away with the current system.   He issued the directions after a meeting with Indian High Commissioner to PNG, His Excellency Shri S. Imbasekar on Tuesday 4  January  2022. […]