Michael Somare, Papua New Guinea’s 1st prime minister, dies

Michael Somare, a pivotal figure in Papua New Guinea’s independence and the South Pacific island nation’s first prime minister, has died By ROD McGUIRK Associated Press \ CANBERRA, Australia — Michael Somare, a pivotal figure in Papua New Guinea’s independence and…
Papua New Guinea’s first prime minister Michael Somare dies

Papua New Guinea’s first prime minister, Michael Somare, died at the age of 84 after a battle with pancreatic cancer on Friday. Somare, a pivotal figure in the South Pacific island nation’s independence movement, was also known as the “the…

Bougainvilleans will begin voting tomorrow in an historic referendum to decide if they want independence from Papua New Guinea. Over a two week period they will be taking part in vote on whether to become independent or to settle for…

AbCNews – The average Australian is more likely to know what the US President had for breakfast than the current Prime Minister of our nearest neighbour. But with over 800 languages and cultures, Papua New Guinea offers a complex and…

AbCNews – The average Australian is more likely to know what the US President had for breakfast than the current Prime Minister of our nearest neighbour. But with over 800 languages and cultures, Papua New Guinea offers a complex and…