The building housing National Broadcasting Corporation’s Provincial Studios in Lae was condemned today by PNG Power after it was deemed unsafe for staff.
The 47-year-old building has seen little maintenance over the past decade.
The roof and the ceiling are damaged. Water has been leaking into the main studio over the past week.
This morning an electrical fault nearly started fire. Staff said they are moving to a temporary location.
Many people in rural Morobe still depend heavily on the services of Radio Morobe.