In a matter of days, no hours, our streets and neighbourhoods have been flooded with colourful dresses, T-shirts, caps and PNG merchandise to celebrate the 46th Independence Day tomorrow. Happy 46th PNG!
One also wonders where those heaps of colourful PNG attire appear from, and after this weekend, disappear to. Most probably they appear from, and go into, a 12-month hibernation each time. They look all fresh and new anyway.
They say that life begins at 40. It means we just six years into life. Still young, PNG
Hurrah! The bus stop near the 8-Mile roundabout in Port Moresby, featured in this column recently after it had been lying on its backside for ages, has finally been fixed. It is standing erect, has a new roof and a fresh coat of paint.
Food for thought
If you tell the truth, you do not have to remember anything. (Mark Twain)
“Our position in education is to build a partnership with parents and guardians. We understand the challenges of school fee payments which is why we have structured it so that parents have some equity in the education of their children.” – Prime Minister James Marape.