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Billboard removals undemocratic, political: Professor

By Sapeer Mayron 06 February 2021, 11:00PM

Recent cases of village councils ordering political billboards to be removed are undemocratic and likely encouraged by the Government, Adjunct Professor of the Centre for Samoan Studies Meleisa Dr. Malama Meleisea has said.

In an interview with the Samoa Observer, Meleisea said while village councils have their own authority, they are likely feeling empowered after legal changes were passed in defence of custom and tradition.

By Sapeer Mayron 06 February 2021, 11:00PM

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