2 Feb 2004

Newspaper to be launched on PNG island of Bougainville

2:55 pm on 2 February 2004

Plans are underway to set up a newspaper of the Papua New Guinea island of Bougainville at the end of the month.

According to the Post Courier newspaper, the paper is to be called Sankamap Times and is to appear every two weeks.

A working group has been set up and funding to launch the publication has been secured from New Zealand AID.