Health sector and NCC increase COVID-19 testing in NCD

Tuesday 30 June   2020 The health sector and the National Control Centre  are currently increasing testings  in the National Capital District  to identify  and deal with the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)  case. Acting Secretary for Health and Deputy Controller, Dr Paison Dakulala, says this  is important  if  the country  is  to mitigate and   manage the covid-19

WHO donates health equipment to EPHA

Tuesday 30 June 2020 The World Health Organisation today  presented   maternal and neonatal  health equipment to the Enga Provincial Health Authority (EPHA). The presentation was witnessed by Dr Edward Waramin, representing the National Department of Health,  Enga Provincial Administrator, Dr Samson Amean and Governor Chief Sir Peter Ipatas. Dr Waramin, on behalf of Health Minister,

PM Marape wants win-win for all Wafi-Golpu mine stakeholders

Thursday 25 June, 2020 Prime Minister, Hon. James Marape, says the National Government will ensure a “win-win” situation for all parties involved in the Wafi-Golpu Mine in Morobe. He said this today when addressing the first consultative meeting of Wafi-Golpu stakeholders at the Lae International Hotel. The meeting was attended by National and Provincial leaders,

Manning says no liquor restrictions

Tuesday 23 June 2020 Police Commissioner and Controller David Manning has confirmed that there are no restrictions on the sale of liquor nationwide. Mr Manning made this statement following queries from the public whether there were liquor restrictions in place. “To assist with government response to COVID-19 during the State of Emergency certain restrictions were placed

PM Marape intends to open up country for business investments amidst pandemic

Wednesday, 24 June 2020 The Prime Minister, Hon. James Marape, says he  intends to open up the country for business despite the threat of Coronavirus disease  (COVID-19) globally. “The COVID-19 disease must not kill the country’s economy and the Marape-Steven Government’s service delivery to our people. “Under the National Pandemic Act, specifically on localised control