Is one of the lost tribes of Israel in Papua New Guinea?

Religious Studies professor Tudor Parfitt and a few of his students are on a mission. They are visiting the Gogodala tribes in some of the most remote parts of Papua New Guinea.  The local media in Port Moresby met them at the airport and captured this footage:

We are eagerly awaiting their return to learn more about the Gogodala tribes, what they discovered and any possible links to Israel.