FROM EYEWITNESS: Students blocked off the Jiwaka section of the highlands highway. Police were outnumbered this afternoon. Only 4 police vehicles were present.
FROM A FACEBOOK REPORT:
The people of Jiwaka Province have completely blocked off the main highlands highway at Kingdeng/Avi road junction.
Traffic is not allowed to move in and out and there is a huge traffic jam right now on the main highlands highway.
They will not surrender or retreat until Peter ONeill steps down as the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea. If O’Neill still refuses more chaos is forthcoming. Look out for more updates….