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Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Gets “Aloha!” at BYU–Hawaii

  • 28 December 2011

Peter O'Neill, Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, recently paid an official visit to the campus of Brigham Young University–Hawaii. Students from his country performed music and dance for the delegation.

Prime Minister O'Neill spoke in response, saying his visit was in part due to encouragement by former Papua New Guinea Health Minister Zibe Sasa, whose son graduated from BYU-Hawaii. He complimented the university and praised the Papua New Guinea students for being ambassadors for their homeland.

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