PROUD FAMILY: Mother Vineta with Samoeleoi and her father Rev Laauoleola Vai.Samoeleoi La’auoleola was among several Samoans capped in Beijing China recently.

She graduated with a Bachelor of Computer Science.

IN APIA: Some of the child vendors on the streets of Apia. These photos were taken at 11:30a.m. yesterday.Child labour is one of the topics being discussed during a conference on Child Labour and Trafficking held in Apia this week.

Coordinated by the International Labour Organisation (I.L.O), the conference is looking at measures to deal with child labour.

I DID MY JOB: Suspended Police Commissioner, Lilomaiava Fou Taioalo.Suspended Police Commissioner, Lilomaiava Fou Taioalo, yesterday downplayed his role in the perceived failure of the Police’s Professional Standards Unit (P.S.U) to address a number of complaints against Police officers.

ACCUSED: Leslie Kohlhase (left) faces four charges in relation to the deaths of young men. File photo.“She was drunk as well – she didn’t look normal. “How drunk? She was laughing a lot at me and was not taking me seriously and I could smell alcohol on her”

GO SAMOA GO: Ele Opeloge with the Samoan flag in Glasgow, Scotland. Photo: The Reporters' Academy.“I’m very happy to be here and privileged to have been chosen to carry the fl ag for my country. I want to win a gold medal. I want to make my country, my family and my Team Samoa very proud”

Leausa Tole'afoa Dr Take Naseri.The Director General of the Ministry of Health, Leausa Dr Take Naseri, has put the country on a High Health Alert

SUSPENDED: Commissioner of Police, Lilomaiava Fou Taioalo.

“When a situation happens, officers
must act - in such situation you need quality officers to act on that power without abuse. The problem is with what the Commission has heard… it is certain to the Commission that the officers have a lot of freedom to punish prisoners to satisfy personal quirk"

Close Personal Protection Training taking Samoan Officers into the next level.

“Through those twelve days, we’ll be doing things that basically encounter how to escort a V.I.P safely and we’re also looking at diplomacy and protocol.”

Cabinet has approved the report on the Ie Samoa (genuine fine mat) programme for the financial year 2013/2014, conducted by the Ie Samoa Committee and the Ministry of Women Community and Social Development.

Irene Prasad, Patrick Elliot, Molly Nielsen and Kirstie Meheux.

“Through those twelve days, we’ll be doing things that basically encounter how to escort a V.I.P safely and we’re also looking at diplomacy and protocol.”

A 33-year-old man has been jailed for 3 years after he was found guilty of carnal knowledge in an incident involving his 9-year-old first cousin.

IN GLASGOW: The Minister of Education, Sports and Culture, Magele Mauiliu Magele is attending the Ministerial meeting ahead of the Commonwealth Games in Scotland.“This work occurs in a wide diversity of cultural and demographic contexts, and contributes to various development goals such health, education, youth empowerment, gender equity, equality and inclusion, social cohesion, economic growth, and community and peace building.”

WHERE IT HAPPENED: The side of the road at Vaitele where Alofa was killed on Saturday morning.

“He was a lovable boy, excellent listener and he was very respectful. This is a very difficult time for our family”

TAUTUA TEAM GET BEHIND THEIR MAN: Afualo Dr. Wood Salele, Toeolesulusulu Cedric Schuster, Aveau Niko Palamo, (sitting) Palusalue Fa'apo II, Lavea Peseta Nafo'i and Lealailepule Rimoni Aiafi.“The country can be the judge of that. I believe, however, that whoever knocks and keeps knocking, the door will eventually open” – Lavea Peseta Lua Nafo’i

P.M. Tuilaepa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi.

Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi (pictured right), is in New Zealand this week.

A man who used to work for the Congregational Christian Church of Samoa’s television network, E.F.K.S TV, has pleaded guilty to forging the signature of the General Secretary of the church, Reverend Elder Dr. Iutisone Salevao.

THERE IT IS: S.R.O.S’s Manager of Plant and Food Technology, Kuinimeri Asora Finau.

“We want to identify which variety is best for freezing and present options to exporters to consider. We also want to present options for exporters so they can minimize the cost and still produce quality frozen taro” – Scientific Research Organisation of Samoa

Chairman: Fonotoe Pierre Lauofo,  deputy Chairman: Auelua Samuelu Enari.“A trader shall on demand, issue the purchaser with a receipt, setting out the name of trading place and date of sale, the quantity of goods sold, the price paid for the goods sold and the nature of the transaction as either wholesale or retail sale”

Palanitina Tupuimatagi Toelupe.

The former Chief Executive Officer of Health, Palanitina Tupuimatagi Toelupe, has been awarded an important water contract.

GOLDEN DREAMS: Erika Ropati-Frost speaks to the media in Glasgow on Sunday. Photo: Getty Images

The effect on the big, strong Samoan man has been dramatic, with his weight dropping from 137 kilograms to 112 kilograms, as he, with Ropati-Frost by his side, spent more and more time in hospital

Year 12 & 13 students from Lepa/Lotofaga, Palalaua and Falealili Colleges on Saturday, after their tutorial held at Falealili College.

PR - To assist students with their preparations for the 2014 National Exams, the Association of Teachers of English in Samoa (T.A.T.E.S) held tutorials last Saturday.

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