The decision making body of the Anglican Church of PNG (ACPNG), known as the Provincial Council has just elected a new Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Papua New Guinea.
The election took place at the Provincial Council Meeting which was held in
The new Archbishop is the Rt. Reverend Joseph Kopapa who is the Bishop of Popondetta Diocese. The ACPNG has five (5) Diocese and the Bishops from these Dioceses who are also members of the House of Bishops of the
The Archbishop who is also the Primate of the Anglican Church of PNG is vested with powers within the Provincial Constitution and Canons of 2001 to be the general authority, leader and steward of the
Archbishop Kopapa comes from Tufi District in