PNG Chief Justice's term ends

11:55 am on 3 November 2018

Sir Salamo Injia's term as Papua New Guinea's Chief Justice has ended, with the government yet to appoint a replacement.

The PNG chief justice Sir Salamo Injia

Sir Salamo Injia Photo: Loop PNG

Sir Salamo's 10 year term officially concluded on Wednesday.

A fellow Supreme Court judge, Sir Gibbs Salika, is now acting Chief Justice.

The National Executive Council is expected to announce a permanent appointment soon.