A private specialist facility in Moto’otua is due to open its doors in the New Year under the patronage of New Zealand-based Aiono Dr. Alec Ekeroma. The Health Specialist Centre (H.S.C) on Salenesa Rd. is a social enterprise based on a unique model that has been developed by the doctor to provide not only health benefits for the people of Samoa but with room to grow the potential of medical tourism in this country.
More and more young children are turning up at the Tafa’igata Landfill to hunt for food and other items to help their families survive. That’s according to a concerned citizen who sent this photo to the Samoa Observer hoping that the relevant authorities would take notice do something to stop it.
Think a minute…This is a true story about a man named Paul whose brother gave him an early Christmas present. It was a brand new car! A few days later, Paul was leaving work to go home on Christmas Eve.
When I read poetry, in my solitude, I often think of my love for my country and yours too. I think of the beauty of it, and how the essence of it all is a sweet caress on a troubled mankind’s forehead.
LEARNING THE AIRLINES LINGO Heard the term “close in bookings”? Chances are, you are one of the many Samoans who fall into that category used by airlines to describe your booking when you travel.
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