7th May, 2010: ACT NOW! has criticized the Prime Minister’s decision to force the resignation of Attorney General, Dr Alan Marat.
Effrey Dademo, Program Manager, says “by forcing the Attorney General to resign the Prime Minister is sending a very negative signal to other Ministers and to the people of PNG”.
The National Government Goods and Services funding for Provincial and Local Level Government, for the 1st Quarter of 2010, has already been allocated and partially released.
It is interesting to note that the following types of grants exist and are expanded every quarter of each financial year.
Administration Grants that are used by each Provincial Governments for administrative overheads and not salaries or allowances.
Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) National Goals and Directive Principles provide the Job Description of all leaders of this nation. They set the foundation on which this nation must be governed. But it seems our leaders have forgotten the script.
Forty years ago, 16 Papua New Guinean members of then, House of Assembly, developed a vision for a new nation.