June 2019

Teluk Wondama Regency Government is Asked to Raise the Budget for Leasing Helicopters in the Interior

The Regional House of Representatives of Teluk Wondama Regency, West Papua has asked the regional government to increase the helicopter rental budget to facilitate services in rural areas. “Especially in Oya Village, Naikere District and several other villages which are totally inaccessible via land and sea travel,” said Deputy Chairperson of Wondama Bay Regional Parliament H Arwin in Wasior on Saturday. Additional budget aims to increase the frequency of flight

Governor of Mandacan Invites the Community to Help the Government Build West Papua

West Papua Governor, Dominggus Mandacan invites all communities to help the government build the area. “We should not be fragmented because of different political choices. The difference is allowed in democracy, but not to damage the brotherhood,” said the Governor in Manokwari on Saturday, responding to the Constitutional Court’s (MK) verdict on the presidential election dispute. “In the presidential election we may have different choices and that is legitimate in

Sentani Resident Found a Bomb Allegedly Left Over from World War II

Okta Lompoloang (29), a Sentani resident who worked as an excavator operator discovered a one meter-sized bomb allegedly left over from World War II while carrying out excavation work on PT.Alda Air’s fence foundation in Sentani, Jayapura Regency, Papua. Police Chief of the Sentani Airport Area Ipda Baharudin Buton in Sentani, Jayapura Regency, Saturday said, the discovery of World War II relics was on land owned by PT Aera Air,