By Aloysius Laukai
Buin leaders met in Buin with the ABG President Chief DR. JOHN MOMIS this morning and condemned the action by youths from Buin who mobilized and looted a Chinese shop and its warehouse at the weekend.
Reports from the Buin Executive Manager, JOHN ITANU says that the meeting attended by Buin Chiefs, leaders and Police and Ex-combatants agreed to cooperate and investigate the incident.
The Buin leaders said that they were not happy at the looting by a minority which has painted a bad image for Buin and Bougainville as a whole.
The leaders said that those involved a known to the leaders and it will be now up to the Buin Ex-combatants and the Buin Police to investigate and charge those who were involved in the incident.
Meanwhile, information gathered by New Dawn FM said that the people were not happy with this operation, that started as a wholesale and later moved into retail and also started selling Beer.
Attempts by New Dawn FM to talk with the Bougainville Police Commissioner on this incident were unsuccessful.