The Battle lines are now drawn. Box Numbers allocated. The Goilala Open candidates can now head home to battle it out in the Campaign over the next couple of week.
Pictures courtesy of Tony Avaut and Philip Ava with Alex Ivoro on site at Konedobu.
Goilala District now has the FINAL 29 Candidates who have nominated and is now READY to go out into the campaign which starts 4:00 pm today, 27th April 2017.
From a rough figure of 42 Candidates that filled in FORM 30, 2 pulled out, leaving 40 Candidates to Nominate.
30 Candidates have nominated out of the 40 that was left, and 10 Candidates decided not to show up for Nomination.
CONGRATULATIONS ALL 30 CANDIDATES | WISHING YOU ALL THE BEST IN THE CAMPAIGNS AND POLLS FOR AND ON BEHALF OF ALL THE FOLLOWERS of Goilala District Development Blog.
So far out of 40 Candidates, we have 24 Candidates which have nominated. 16 Candidates is yet to nominate and they only have 24 Hours to do so.
Final wrap up for today.
20th April 2017 through to 27th April 2017 has been the week candidates from various Open seats and Regional seats across Papua New Guinea nominate to be eligible for the up and coming National General Election 2017.
Goilala District, one of the 4 Districts making up Central Province, had its share of the nominations done at Konedobu in the Nation’s capital – Port Moresby.
Below are photos of various candidates coming in, to Nominate.
TEAM WILLIAM SAMB – PANGU PARTY
TEAM ALEX HOEM ROBERT.
TEAM BRUCE MAMANDO
TEAM GABRIEL MAVAI
TEAM REX KOPA
TEAM JOHN MONA
TEAM MATHEW POIA
TEAM PETER NOMAI
TEAM ALPHONE HENI
TEAM VITUS INNE
Source: TONY AVAUT – At Konedobu, Central Province HQ.
So far 15 Candidates has Nominated as of Tuesday 25th April 2017.
Out of the 42 Candidates that filled in form 29, 2 has stepped down, 15 has nominated leaving 25 yet to nominate.
After tomorrow, Wednesday 26th April 2017, we will have just 27th April 2017 which is Thursday left for nomination.
Let’s hope these 25 remaining is tirimmed down by half tomorrow and the other half to come in on Thursday to complete.
For now, this is the 15 Candidates that has nominated thus far.
Sitting Member of Parliament and Deputy Pangu Party Leader William Samb has nominated today at Konedobu, Central Provincial HQ.
AccompanningWilliam Samb was Pangu Party President Mr. Patrick Pundau.
Franked by John Jamoro, Cyprian Mang Ingi and Jimmy Gulolo, candidates who have stepped down to back William Samb in his campaign trail, the sitting MP paid his nomination fee today.
A media briefing was done after the nomination formalities were completed.
Follow news as it breaks here on our Blog covering Goilal Open seat Nominations at Konedobu, Central Provincial Government HQ.