More changes are afoot for Samoa’s democracy after an historic election brought two parties into Parliament with equal power for the first time since the country’s independence.
A conversation between two women at a rugby conference in Australia last year, which led to the launching of the Boots for the Pacific Campaign, has reaped rewards for rugby-playing girls in Samoa.
OPINION: With a new Government on the horizon, it is time to move to a new paradigm of thinking in terms of identifying and tackling poverty. Poverty should not just be about food in the stomach and being clothed but having the necessities in life including clean water and decent shelter.
STREET TALK: Last Friday Samoan voters cast their votes in the 2021 General Election. Reporter Marietherese Nauer and Photographer Anetone Sagaga asked the public what they thought of the historic event and this is what they said: