Educationists in Samoa are gearing up for the new academic year. As part of their preparations, they gathered at the Pesega Hall for a three-day Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture (M.E.S.C.) annual conference, starting yesterday. The conference followed a prayer service on Sunday evening during which the Ministry committed its work to God in prayer.
There is no immediate threat of a cyclone but the advisory will remain in place due to Samoa being in the cyclone season. That is the position of the Samoa Meteorology Division assistant chief executive officer, Tainau Mulipola Titimaea, when he was contacted by the Samoa Observer yesterday for an update on the weather.
British Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled her Brexit Plan B on Monday — and it looks a lot like Plan A.
Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse than when it began, with President Donald Trump lashing out at his opponents after they dismissed a plan he'd billed as a compromise.
Loose forward Iosefatu Mareko of Rugby Academy Samoa is leaving for Japan on Wednesday to take up a four year rugby scholarship at Nihon University in Tokyo.
Former Manu Samoa captain and hooker Mahonri Schwalger is working to develop the best young rugby talents in the country and get them opportunities overseas, as executive director of Rugby Academy Samoa.