See you in Court, P.M. Tuilaepa told

Member of Parliament, Olo Fiti Vaai, has challenged Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Dr. Sa’ilele Maliegaoi, to take him to Court to prove if he is indeed Samoa’s most wanted blogger, known as O.L.P. Olo issued the challenge in Parliament yesterday.

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Man pleads guilty to attempted murder

A man from Aele, who is facing a charge of attempted murder, has changed his plea to guilty. Oge Kigi changed his plea during a hearing before Supreme Court Justice Vui Clarence Nelson.

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Samoa marks World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day was celebrated with fun and laughter in Samoa on Wednesday. This year’s theme is “What I bring to my community”.

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Invitations for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding in May, after they have been printed at the workshop of Barnard and Westwood in London Thursday March 22, 2018. Prince Harry and Meghan will get married at St George's Chapel  in Windsor Castle on S

Sealed and delivered: Royal wedding invitations dispatched

Time to check that mailbox. Kensington Palace said Thursday that invitations for the wedding between Prince Harry and his American fiancée Meghan Markle have been dispatched.

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Turkey's Erdogan speaks with Trump amid strained ties

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman says the Turkish president have spoken by telephone with U.S. President Donald Trump amid Turkish frustrations with its NATO ally over its support for Syrian Kurdish militia that Turkey regards as a security threat.

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TENNIS DEVELOPMENT: “We are going to work very closely with the Samoa Association to find a way to maximise these facilities from national point of view to international point of view, which is international events.”

International Tennis Federation members visit Samoa

Two representatives of the International Tennis Federation (I.T.F.) visited Samoa Tennis Association at the Apia Park Tennis Court earlier this week. They were International Tennis Federation Manager of Training Centers and Events, Frank Couraud, and Development Officer for Pacific Oceania, Garry Purcell.

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THIRD ROUND UNDERWAY: The Upolu and Savaii Boxing Ring third round last week qualifying 9 male boxers and 4 female boxers to represent Samoa.

Boxers square off at Upolu Savai’i ring

Upolu and Savai’i Boxing Ring continued its third round of weekly boxing last weekend. Held at the Poloa Compound at Vaitele, 10 normal bouts from the 30kg pin going on to the 81kg light heavy weight went head to head last weekend.

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Street Talk

N.Z. govt. urged to change law

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is standing by her country’s immigration laws requiring Samoans to go through a stringent screening process to obtain a visa to visit New Zealand. This is despite the two countries sharing a Treaty of Friendship. Do you think this is fair? Reporter, Nefertiti Matatia, asked the public in today’s Street Talk and this is what they said:

Faaofonuu Iosefo Faamausili, 57


Vili Vili, 57


Katalina Tuasivi, 62


Mika Eliapo, 24


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Think a Minute

Think a minute…There was a young married couple who really struggled to make enough money just to live on. One day the husband took all their money and bought a small service station. His wife Jane did not think this was a smart, good investment.


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Truth, customary lands and what the Constitution tells us to do

The truth will eventually be revealed. That much we know. Whether that happens in this lifetime or the next, the fact is the truth cannot be hidden forever.

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, The reality in our country and its government is that the main cause of all problems that we are facing right now is because of our system of government.

Re: How conflicts are resolved Let me start first, I’m from Falefa. My first recommendation before we roll out our conversation is to keep above the belt not below.

Re: Doping awareness Yes, so what are they doing to help Iuniarra Sipaia with her road to recovery?


Queen Latifah, left, and her mother Rita Owens attend VH1's

Queen Latifah's mom, Rita Owens, has died

Queen Latifah is mourning the death of her mother. In a statement, the singer and actress says Rita Owens died Wednesday after struggling with a heart condition for many years.

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Microsoft logo in Issy-les-Moulineaux, outside Paris, France. The budget bill before Congress includes an update to federal law that makes clear that authorities with a warrant can obtain emails and other data held by U.S. technology companies but stored

Budget bill likely would end Supreme Court email search case

The budget bill before Congress includes an update to federal law that makes clear that authorities with a warrant can obtain emails and other data held by American technology companies but stored on servers overseas.

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