PRESIDENT OF O LE SIOSIOMAGA SOCIETY: Fiu Mataese Elisara urged P.M. Tuilaepa to tell the truth.

Govt. urged to tell the “truth”

The government’s decision to relocate Sogi residents – which has led to a legal action against them – is not only “unfair,” it is also “insincere.”

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SHOWING SUPPORT: S.A.M.E. representatives from Samoa in Thailand, Led by the President, Tagaloa Eddie Wilson, the delegation included John Seedhouse (Noras Plantation-Rep-Food & Beverage Sector); Galumalemana Patrick Rasmussen (Samoa Paints-Rep.

Finding opportunities in Thailand

Members of the Samoa Association of Manufacturers and Exporters (S.A.M.E) have returned from Thailand with a spring in their step, ready with new ideas to improve their work.

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S.S.A.B. FAMILY: Samoa Stationery and Books staff in Savai’i.

Good for Upolu, better for Savai’i

Samoa Stationery and Books (S.S.A.B) celebrated the 5th year since its establishment at Salelologa Savai’i yesterday.

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Syrian inspect damaged buildings after airstrikes hit in Aleppo.

Syrian troops advance in Aleppo amid war's heaviest bombing

Syrian troops captured a rebel-held area on the edge of Aleppo on Saturday, tightening their siege on opposition-held neighborhoods in the northern city after what residents described as the heaviest air bombardment of the 5 ½-year civil war.

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A suspect wanted by the authorities regarding a shooting at the Cascade Mall in Burlington. Authorities in Washington State say several people have been killed during a shooting at a mall north of Seattle and that at least one suspect remains at large

Shooting sows terror at Washington mall; shooter on loose

The first 911 call came in just before 7 p.m. on a busy Friday night at the Cascade Mall: A man with a rifle was shooting at people in the Macy's Department Store.

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FAMILIAR FACE: Manu Samoa incumbent  Danny Tusitala playing half-back.

Pathway to Manu Samoa

The clash of the two evenly matched teams produced a great game of high intensity rugby at Apia Park yesterday. The event was the Samoa A trials.

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WINNERS: The Faleata District Primary schools team with their principals.

Faleata wins P.M’s Cup

Primary Schools from Faleata District celebrated a milestone on Friday. 

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Think a Minute

Think a minute…How will you celebrate Christmas? With presents and Christmas songs? A big feast with your family? It’s funny how our birthday is such a big, important event to us when we’re children.


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Don’t you think it is just downright cruel?

Whether we like it or not, there is something extremely sad when we think about the government’s extravagant spending while so many people are wallowing in sheer hardship and relative poverty in this country.

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Letters to the Editor

Re: Minister outlines why P.A.C.E.R Plus a must Lautafi Purcell, please remove the $$$ signs blocking your vision and try to be honest so you can think rationally for the people of Samoa and not yours and this administrations own self-interest.

Dear Editor, Thank you Lesa for a wonderful editorial about the environment. My family and I gathered broken and useless electronics, with batteries still intact, dumbed into streams, which flow by our home and land of Fogautu in Vaimoso.

Dear Editor, Re: The glass ceiling Latayvia, first of all there is no such thing as equality. Name one country that has equality? Nowhere in this world is there such a thing as equality.




Buckwheat Zydeco performs during the 2007 Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Stanley

Louisiana accordionist Buckwheat Zydeco has died

Musician Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural Jr., who rose from a cotton-picking family in southwest Louisiana to introduce zydeco music to the world through his namesake band Buckwheat Zydeco, has died. He was 68.

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Snapchat debuts recording 'Spectacles,' changes company name

Social media app Snapchat is introducing video-recording glasses called Spectacles and is changing its company name to incorporate the new product.

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