By Kolopu Waima
Their Royal Highnesses, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall have already left United Kingdom for Papua New Guinea, Minister for Sports Justin Tkatchenko said yesterday.
Minister Tkatchenko said that the preparations for the Royal visit tomorrow are well under way.
He said that the Royal Family will touch down at Jacksons International airport in Port Moresby by 6pm tomorrow from United Kingdom via Singapore.
Mr Tkatchenko in a media conference together with Digicel PNG’s launching of the citywide clean-a-thon yesterday said that the Royal visit to Papua New Guinea is important to the country and he urged all the citizens living in the capital city to join the Digicel PNG’s initiative to clean the city.
Minister Tkatchenko said that the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will be in the county for three days.
He also said that the security arrangements are in place, adding that media personnel will only be allowed with their official media passes to cover the visit.
Minister Tkatchenko said that the citywide clean-a-thon will make the city look beautiful not only for the Royal visit, but also for the city and PNG.