I wish to announce that I will be issuing Writs for the 2020 election of the Bougainville House of Representatives on Friday, 27 March 2020, consistent with Section 107 of the Bougainville Constitution; this is subject to any court injunction that may be pending in court.
At approximately 9.00am BST on Thursday 20 February 2020, a Thailand national conducting exploration fieldwork on behalf of San Roque Metals Incorporations (SRMI) Bougainville Ltd, was shot dead by armed individuals within the Siura area in South Bougainville.
Vice President of the Autonomous Bougainville Government and Minister for Mining, Hon. Raymond Masono, has congratulated the National Minister for Petroleum and Energy, Kerenga Kua and the State Negotiation Team for its stance against company Exxon Mobil in the negotiations over the P’Nyang Project.
I refer to RTG Mining Inc.’s (ASX:RTG, TSX:RTG, OTCQB:RTF) most recent announcement to the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) dated 21st January 2020 whereby RTG deliberately made false claims to mislead their shareholders, the general public and the ASX.
ABG Vice President and Minister for Mining, Hon. Raymond Masono, have slammed claims made by the Panguna Landowners of being shut out of discussions undertaken by the ABG Department of Mineral and Energy Resources
It has been brought to the attention of the ABG that certain foreign company executives and shareholders who have a travel ban imposed on them are still continuing to disrespect our customs and laws, and causing disharmony amongst our people at such a critical time in Bougainville’s history.
President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, Grand Chief Dr John Momis, today condemned the killing of the Kalia Geologist, late Terry Win Kilya, by criminal thugs claiming to be landowners in the Melelup area in North Bougainville.
President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville Hon Chief Dr John Momis has called on the National Government of Papua New Guinea to jointly establish a treaty commission to supervise the process of consultation that is contemplated under the Bougainville Peace Agreement.
The Bougainville Referendum Commission has made a public call to eligible voters who know they cannot reach their respective polling locations due to travel or poor health to apply for postal voting before the period closes.
The President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville and the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea has jointly endorsed the detailed descriptions of the two referendum choices of greater autonomy and independence.