Brash: Sharing and access to information can empower individuals

Posted on May 17, 2021Categories Latest News

Moderator of panel discussions on Empowering Citizens and journalists at the National Integrity Summit, Martin Brash, says  sharing of  and access to  information  is  crucial  to empowering the media and the  communities.  Mr  Brash made the remarks  during  the National Integrity Summit which was organized by Transparency International at the APEC Haus in Port Moresby on Friday  14  May, 2021. A Senior  media personnel,  Mr Scott Waide was one of the panelists  who  explained the importance of accessing information especially … Continue reading “Brash: Sharing and access to information can empower individuals”

Government focuses on protecting people’s rights to vote in free and fair elections

Posted on May 17, 2021Categories Other News

The Prime Minister, Hon. James Marape, has noted the recommendation of the National Integrity System Assessment Report, to improve the electoral process, so more people can practice their right to vote in a free and fair election. He says the Government is focused on delivering a free and fair elections in 2022, and added, that this is something  he holds close to his heart because there have been accusations of tempering with the electoral process that prevented leaders from taking … Continue reading “Government focuses on protecting people’s rights to vote in free and fair elections”

Tsiamalili Jr. appointed vice minister for Bougainville Affairs

Posted on May 17, 2021Categories Latest News

The Regional Member for Bougainville Peter Tsiamalili Jnr  has been appointed  Vice Minister for Bougainville Affairs, to  continue the national Government’s priority to ensure lasting peace and political settlement is reached on the Island. Prime Minister James  Marape said this when witnessing the swearing in of Mr Tsiamalili as Vice Minister Assisting the Prime Minister on Bougainville Affairs by Governor General, Grand Chief, Sir Bob Dadae at Government House on Tuesday 11 May 2021. Mr  Tsiamalili Jnr was recently elected … Continue reading “Tsiamalili Jr. appointed vice minister for Bougainville Affairs”