Policewomen told to rise up for conference

THE 11th policewomen’s conference will be held in Enga in 2020, it was announced yesterday. This was confirmed by national policewomen’s coordinator Maryanne Yabara in Wabag. Yabara, a first-time visitor to Enga to scout for a conference venue, said she…

By JAMES GUMUNO, The National PNG SIX people have been killed in a fight between two tribes near Wabag town in Enga, police say. Provincial police commander acting Superintendent George Kakas said the fight was between the Kala tribe of…
Two killed, three injured in Enga tribal fighting

TWO people were killed and three injured in tribal fighting in Enga on Sunday, Enga police commander George Kakas said. Kakas, pictured, told The National that fighting between the Kala and Kii tribes in the outskirt of Wabag town was…
Parties sign peace agreement after two months of fighting

The National PNG – THREE parties involved in tribal fight near Wabag town have signed an agreement to lay down their arms and stop further killings.   The Kalas and Kiis, backed by Kandepians, fought for two months which resulted…
Governor Ipatas calls on supporters to stop fighting

Enga Governor Sir Peter Ipatas, pictured, yesterday called on ousted Kandep MP Don Polye to accept defeat and withdraw his supporters from Wabag after days of death and destruction. He said this following more killings and destruction of property after…