PNG government may restrict Facebook as PM faces no-confidence motion

Peter O’Neill says ‘fake news’ is destroying Papua New Guinea, which has faced a tumultuous few weeks in politics

The Papua New Guinea government is again flagging restricting or banning Facebook and other social media in the country, after a tumultuous few weeks in politics which may still see a vote of no confidence in the prime minister.

The prime minister, Peter O’Neill, has said he would order cabinet to conduct a “complete review” of social media as the first task of the newly appointed communications minister on Thursday.

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