PRIME Minister Peter O'Neill has promised that senior public servants, politicians and other people who have stolen millions of kina from the Department of National Planning will be investigated, charged and prosecuted, The National reports.
O'Neill said an investigation into the department was almost completed and arrests were expected soon.
He was speaking in Mendi last Thursday.
He said mismanagement and corruption in governments departments would "bring the country down".
He said an independent commission against corruption would be established next month to look into allegations of corruption.