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PNG MP suspended over fraud allegations
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11:18 pm GMT+12, 15/07/2019, Papua New Guinea
He also argued that the Ombudsman and the Public Prosecutor were late in pursuing the matter as the reasonable amount of time to file a reference and start a tribunal was four months. “The reference was filed in 2016. We’re in 2019 – a delay of three years,” Sheppard said.Read more

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