Minister Masiu extends COVID-19 awareness into Holy Trinity Teachers College

Minister for Information and Communication Technology, Hon. Timothy Masiu has extended government’s   awareness efforts on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) into Western Highlands’ Holy Trinity Teachers College. Minister Masiu, when    addressing   Bougainville  students,      at the  Holy Trinity Teachers College in Mt Hagen  today, highlighted government’s preparedness  and responses  to stop  the spread of covid 19, and  encouraged

Communication Minister Allays Fears on Claims of 5G Contributing to Spread of COVID-19

Minister for Information & Communication Technology, Hon. Timothy Masiu today urged Papua New Guineans not to believe unsubstantiated claims that the roll out of 5G technology is somehow responsible for the spread of COVID-19 in PNG and around the world. “During the development of the 5G technology, there was extensive research and development (R&D) by

Minister Wong pleased with PNG COVID-19 testing facility

Hon. Jelta Wong, MP, Minister for Health   MEDIA RELEASE                             Monday 6 April 2020 at 7:21 pm Minister Wong pleased with PNG COVID-19 testing facility MINISTER for Health and HIV-AIDS Hon. Jelta Wong visited the Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research (IMR) in Goroka today to witness firsthand the essential work the management and

NAQIA team to address African Swine Fever in Southern Highlands Province

STATE OF EMERGENCY OFFICE OF THE CONTROLLER  MEDIA STATEMENT                                             Thursday 02 April 2020 NAQIA team to address African Swine Fever in Southern Highlands Province NATIONAL Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority (NAQIA) officers will be travelling to Mendi to address the recent outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) in Mendi, Southern Highlands Province and other gazetted neighboring

PM MARAPE CALLS ON ALL GOV’T AGENCIES TO COMPLY WITH SOE NATIONAL EMERGENCY ORDERS

Prime Minister Hon. James Marape, MP is calling on all government agencies to comply with the Five (5) National Emergency Orders imposed by the Government during this two-month State of Emergency extension on Coronavirus (COVID-19). PM Marape informed of the need to be strategic and targeted when rolling out Government contingents and preventive measures on

Health Minister acknowledges combined effort to fight COVID-19

HEALTH Minister Jelta Wong has acknowledged government agencies, the private sector, development partners, business houses, churches and individuals who have joined hands together in the fight against the Coronavirus of COVID-19 pandemic. Minister Wong said the government cannot work alone and needed everyone to be part of the fight to stop COVID-19 from coming into