first_imgDawanincura said this at the PNGOC’s Annual General Assembly held last Saturday at the Gateway Hotel in Port Moresby.“The Pacific Games goes down in history as the most phenomenal sporting success we have enjoyed as a country, and Team PNG,” said Dawanincura.Dawanincura also acknowledged the bid committee and the presentation team who were involved in promoting PNG as a potential host and putting in the bid to host the Games.He also made special mention thanking the Government for its unprecedented support, including corporate sponsors and the PNG Sports Foundation.“Papua New Guinea would not have achieved the results in 2015 without the investment by government,” said Dawanincura.The president’s remarks were also echoed by secretary general for the PNGOC, Auvita Rapilla.“As secretary general, I feel extremely proud and privileged to have led the PNGOC during this historic period. It was through the joint endeavours of a myriad of people and organisations that the years of tireless effort and hard work resulted in the most successful games ever,” said Rapilla.last_img read more