Papua New Guinea General Election in pictures: Day 3

26/06/2012 20:38

PNG women in a queue to vote in East Boroko, Port Moresby. Picture

by Ruth Waram.



The PNG 2012 General Election in pictures

It has been three days since the start of Papua New Guinea’s 2012 general election and enthusiastic Papua New Guineans continue to upload pictures of polling on their Facebook accounts as well as the various Facebook discussion groups they are members of. See below some of the pictures which were published on social media, if you want your picture to feature in PNG Perspective tag Alexander Rheeney on Facebook or email the pictures to


Bougainville regional seat candidate Henry Onsa cast his vote in Bougainville.

Picture by Aloysius Laukai.


PNG electoral officials checking names at the common roll at Sohano, Bougainville.

Picture by Aloysius Laukai.


 Voters join the queue at the Buka market on Buka Island, Bougainville.

Picture by Aloysius Laukai


Voters checking for their names on the common roll in Port Moresby.

Picture by Ruth Waram.


A woman accompanied by her child cast her vote at East Boroko, Port Moresby.

Picture by Ruth Waram.


The mad rush at Jacksons Airport, Port Moresby to fly home to vote.  Picture by

Russell Saigomi.


PNGDF soldiers keep a close eye on voting in PNG's Hela province. Picture by 

Alexander Nara.


PNGDF public relations officer Alexander Nara, with a video camera, in the

Tari Pori electorate. Picture by Alexander Nara.