PNG MP dies as he prepares to campaign

3:58 pm on 25 May 2017

A Papua New Guinea MP has died suddenly in Port Moresby.

The member for Ambunti-Drekikir in East Sepik, Ezekiel Anisi, collapsed and died at a guest house and was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead..

Mr Anisi, who was the youngest MP elected in the 2012 election, was in Port Moresby to collect material for his election campaign.

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Papua New Guinea. Photo: RNZI