Fellow journo arrived very early at Parliament House yesterday morning to avoid the usual queue into the State Function room on Budget Day. Alas, she had to wait for some hours before others arrived. The security guards kindly kept her company.
It will cost more to have a beer and a smoke now after the announcement of the 2020 national budget yesterday. It may inevitably drive some back to homebrew and the cheap “smoke” brands.
Everyone should expect an uninterrupted power supply from PNG Power through the festive season now that the Government has paid the K12 million it owes.
As New Year and Xmas parties are about to go into full swing, remember it is illegal to play loud music and hold noisy parties in your neighbourhood. National Capital District Metropolitan Superintendent Perou N’dranou says it is an offence under the noise or environmental pollution legislation.
Anok Yai from South Sudan is regarded the most beautiful and most expensive model on the planet. She is a student in the United States who signed a major modelling contract after her photo at a homecoming event went viral. It’s not just the skin colour then.
Thought for today
Death is not the greatest loss of life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we are still alive.