Ministers urge Tari-Pori people to listen to PM Marape

 
Ministers Hon. William Samb and Hon. Tomait Kapili have appealed to the people of Tari-Pori and Hela to listen to their leader and the Prime Minister Hon. James Marape. 
 
Transport Minister and Goilala MP Samb and Labour and Employment Minister and Lagaip-Porgera MP Kapili accompanied Prime Minister Marape to Tari on Christmas Day. 
 
The two leaders said they both supported PM Marape because of his leadership qualities in consulting and listening to fellow colleague MPs, ministers and coalition partners.
 
Minister Kapili said the two districts of Tari-Pori in Hela and Lagaip-Porgera in Enga province  had  oil, gas and gold but benefits had not trickled down to the people.
 
“Our roads are in bad condition, our schools have been run down, and Government services are in a deteriorating stage when much of the revenue from our resources has been taken out of the country or spent elsewhere, " he said. 
 
“Prime Minister, I will push and support you to ensure the Government you lead will ensure our two peoples get the benefit and take control of our resources under your ‘Take back PNG' slogan. 
 
“I supported you to be PM on the 30th of May, 2019, at our Laguna camp because you were keen on taking back our resources and that our people having greater say in the benefits from those resources,. "
 
Minister Samb echoed similar sentiments and appealed to the people of Tari-Pori to embrace peace and forget their differences during this Christmas.
 
Minister Samb echoed similar sentiments and appealed to the people of Tari-Pori to embrace peace and forget their differences during this Christmas.
 
“People in many parts of the country know us Taris and Goilalas as people without any form of wisdom and as trouble makers who kill and take innocent lives and destroy properties, " he said. 
 
“But little do they know that we are a good peace-loving people. 
 
"The Lord has blessed us with resources and leaders who can make a difference. 
 
" I am one of those 52 leaders who supported your member James Marape to be our Prime Minister.
 
“We Goilalas and Taris must change our ways. 
 
" I echo the sentiments of our Prime Minister James Marape to use the power of forgiveness to forgive others and respect the rule of law."