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 (pictured right), has responded to allegations of corruption, lack of accountability and transparency in the running of the Association.
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.