The opening of the Papua Games yesterday in Jayapura in West Papua featured two songs known by many Ni-Vanuatu in the 80s that were usually performed by the legendary Black Brothers, Amapondo and Akaibipamare.
The XX National Sports Week or PON Papua was officially opened at the Lukas Enembe Stadium on Saturday (2/10/2021).
The opening of the Papua PON was led directly by President Joko Widodo.
The event was enlivened by top artists from Papua such as Edo Kondologit, Albert Fakdawer, Nowela, and Michael J.
The opening ceremony was also enlivened by a procession of dancers wearing traditional Papuan clothes and the symbol of a typical Papuan bird.