Bougainville Hardliners Awareness Going Out of Arawa Central Bougainville

Mekamui News

Bougainville Hardliners awareness going outside of Arawa. Last saturday they travelled to Marau in Bana District in Nagovis South Bougainville. The awareness is to tell the people of Bougainville why they are stopping Belkol between Panguna Landowners and Bougainville Copper Limited or BCL.

In Marau before they speak, the Chief of the area welcomes them and told the people to listen carefully and makes a wise choice because they had seen the destruction the Company caused to their land.

Setting up the system

Setting up the system

Chief John Poka welcoming the Bougainville Hardliners

Chief John Poka welcoming the Bougainville Hardliners

Vice Chairman of the Bougainville Hardliners U Orina briefly outline the program

Vice Chairman of the Bougainville Hardliners U Orina briefly outline the program

Chairman J Unato speaking

Chairman J Unato speaking

People listening mostly younths

People listening mostly younths

Youth Rep speaking

Youth Rep speaking

Everlyn Banas making a point on belkol

Everlyn Banas making a point on belkol

Later Gregory Kopa’s brother from Panguna saying we don’t want reopening of the mine and Belkol

Later Gregory Kopa’s brother from Panguna saying we don’t want reopening of the mine and Belkol

Woman from Bana District speaks out against belkol

Woman from Bana District speaks out against belkol

Rep from Siwai says no to belkol and reopening of the mine

Rep from Siwai says no to belkol and reopening of the mine

Bougainville Hardliners music man singing his struggle song

Bougainville Hardliners music man singing his struggle song

For the love of the land these youths been standing on the sun listening

For the love of the land these youths been standing on the sun listening

A chief explain that they had enough of destruction to their land

A chief explain that they had enough of destruction to their land

Lyneth Ona answering a question.

Lyneth Ona answering a question.

The Bougainville Hardliners make the awareness open for everyone who has a comment or remarks, everyone that spoke on that day are all against belkol and reopening of the mine. After listening to the speakers they come to know why Bougainville Hardliners are putting a stop to it.

Chief from Manenau

Chief from Manenau

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One response to “Bougainville Hardliners Awareness Going Out of Arawa Central Bougainville

  1. This all saddens me ,it’s time that bc,rectified some of the damage ,or compensate ,

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