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Angore landowners set LNG machinery on fire in more PNG unrest
Tue, 19 Jun 2018
Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk In a show of frustration over the nonpayment of a business development grant, Angore landowners in Hela province have set fire to the massive Hides development LNG machin...

Former military chief warns PNG soldiers could be ‘outgunned’
Tue, 19 Jun 2018
Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk A former Papua New Guinea military commander has warned that he is “concerned, if not frightened” that the PNG Defence Force may be deploying police and soldi...

Mendi community leaders welcome emergency state in PNG ‘wake up call’
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
Southern Highlands community leaders talk about the post-election crisis in their province. Video: EMTV News Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Community leaders from the troubled Southern Highlands provin...

Caribbean researcher tells of her work with NZ migrant community
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
Anabel Fernandez-Santana and Dr Camille Nakhid in the AUT research video. Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Anabel Fernandez-Santana, who has been awarded an vice-chancellor’s scholarship at Auckland Univ...

Bernhard Marjen: West Papuan journalist and ex-policeman
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
OBITUARY: By Sincha Damara in Port Moresby Bernhard Marjen was born in 1955 in Sorido, a village on the island of Biak on the West Papua side of the border with Papua New Guinea. His father was a radi...