|Hon. Powes Parkop [Foto : Siwa]|
He was a West Papua activist when he was studying law at UPNG. Now, returning as the Governor of the Nation’s capital, that fight has grown even stronger.
It was only fitting that he officially launched the “Sorong to Samarai Petition Campaign.”
He said for 50 years West Papuans have been suppressed on their own land. Now it’s time for Papua new Guineans to mobilise and speak on behalf of our Melanesian family across the border.
He revealed pertinent facts, including the fact that West Papua was never part of Indonesia during pre-colonial times.
Source : Em TV