TALKING POINT: Sonny Bill Williams, charging for the Chiefs against the Highlanders, is favoured to get first crack in this year's All Blacks midfield with Ryan Crotty of the Crusaders. Photo: Getty Images

Sonny Bill Williams' presence in a new-look midfield could be just one talking point of an intriguing All Blacks team to take on Samoa.

The Director General of Health, Toleafoa Leausa. Dr. Take Naseri has confirmed that three people in Samoa are suspected of carrying dengue fever. The cases follow three confirmed deaths in American Samoa from the dengue virus; an update from two deaths that were previously reported.

The President of the Samoa Farmers Association (S.F.A), Afamasaga Fa’amatala Tole’afoa.The President of the Samoa Farmers Association (S.F.A), Afamasaga Fa’amatala Tole’afoa (pictured right), has responded to allegations of corruption, lack of accountability and transparency in the running of the Association.

WE’VE GOT YOUR BACK: Apia Concrete Products management and staff with some of the players and offi cials of the Manu Samoa team at APC headquarters, Vaitele.A local company is backing the Manu Samoa campaign against the All Blacks by putting its money where it counts.

The Avengers Team.Have you ever seen Superman play rugby? Well yesterday he did. And it was a good thing it was not the tackling type of rugby because it would have been quite a scene.

Manu Samoa halfback, Kahn Fotuali’i.Manu Samoa halfback, Kahn Fotuali’i, is one step away from achieving a lifetime dream.

The Office of the Electoral Commissioner (O.E.C) failed to submit annual reports to Parliament for two consecutive years.

An investigation has been launched into claims that negligence and carelessness contributed to the passing away of the President of the Samoa Umbrella of Non Government Orgsanisations, Tafuamaseafa Breda Faitua.

(L-R) -  To'o Vaega (Community Parish worker of Alliance Health Plus), Martin Auva'a Sergeant Martin Auva'a (Avondale Police Family Safety Unit) and Fata Ueligitone Malifa (Deacon Grey Lynn EFKS).Alliance Health Plus is on a mission. Established in 2010 as the only Pacifi c-led Primary Health organisation in New Zealand, its goal is to make the community safer for everyone.

MANU SAMOA: Ofisa Treviranus is honoured to have been appointed captain.Ofisa Treviranus is the new captain of the Manu Samoa.

He will lead the men in blue out on to Apia Park on Wednesday 8 July when Manu Samoa takes on the All Blacks for the historical test.

BATTLE OF PMs: To’osavili John Key and Tuilaepa S. Malielegaoi.New Zealand Prime Minister, To’osavili John Key, will be among thousands of people who will be watching the Manu Samoa take on the All Blacks at Apia Park.


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