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The NBC Islands gag

Volume 1, Issue 1

November, 1994

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Togarewa, N. (1994). The NBC Islands gag. Pacific Journalism Review, 1(1): 16-19.
Author(s): Neville Togarewa
Publication date: 
November, 1994

Commentary: In April 1994, the Wingti Government in Papua New Guinea imposed an unprecedented gag on the National Broadcasting Commission reporting on the Islands region premiers summit expected to debate possible secession.