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The latest news from Melanesia. Audio
Eleven prisoners who broke out of Papua New Guinea's second biggest prison have been shot dead.
The Bougainville Electoral Commissioner has moved to allay fears about irregularities in the region's election, which began last Wednesday.
Milne Bay is the latest Papua New Guinea province to confirm a Covid-19 case, bringing the country's total number of cases in to 333.
Amnesty International has told the UN that Australia is still failing to protect the rights of refugees it sent to PNG and Nauru.
PNG has reported another 52 cases of Covid-19 since Thursday, taking its total to 323.
Campaigners trying to stop sanguma, or sorcery, related violence in Papua New Guinea say it's everyone's responsibility. Audio
Eleven sporting federations with granted approval in Papua New Guinea can continue playing competitions this weekend.
Papua New Guinea is allowing 175 Chinese citizens to return to PNG to complete major infrastructure projects.
Papua New Guinea, French Polynesia and Guam deal with fresh waves of coronavirus infection, and voting is underway in Bougainville. Audio
Authorities in PNG confirm two more cases of Covid-19 in Morobe provice.
Domestic cricket is back in action today in Papua New Guinea with added Covid-19 restrictions.
Papua New Guinea's Electoral Commissioner has been taken into custody for breaching bail conditions again.
The East Sepik provincial assembly in Papua New Guinea has voted against a major copper and gold mine project.
PNG police officers and soldiers patrolling Port Moresby to enforce the Covid-19 health measures will wear red armbands to highlight their authority.
Papua New Guinea has announced 55 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the country, bringing the total to 269.
A team conducting Covid-19 awareness in Papua New Guinea's West Sepik province has been charged after fighting with members of the public.