Ashfall forces suspension of flights into Hoskins, state of emergency declared

Ash fall continues from a rambling Mt Ulewun in West New Britain, affecting flights into the province as the provincial government declared a state of emergency. Picture: POST COURIER

PORT MORESBY, 30 JUNE 2019 (POST COURIER) – Ash fall continues from a rambling Mt Ulewun in West New Britain, affecting flights into the province as the provincial government declared a state of emergency. More than 5000 people from nearby communities of Ulamona and Bialla are affected. The WNB government has committed K2.5 million (US$738,000) […]

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