colleague and one of Papua New Guinea's journalism’s stalwarts, JACK
METTA, passed away last night.
The late Jack Metta...someone who loved life
It is a sad occasion for those of us who
knew him as a friend, journalist, columnist, editor and mentor for so
He was one of our star footballers rising up to be an
unstoppable forward for the Kumuls, has covered all areas of journalism
including that of being Sports Editor of the now defunct Niugini Nius
and has worked for nearly a decade at The National where he was
sub-editor and commentator.
For those of you in Port Moresby if you are
able, take time to spend a few moments at his haus krai near the 3-Mile
Port Moresby Hospital where his home is