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Monthly Archives: May 2020

Dracula goes on sale in London | MAY 26

The first copies of the classic vampire novel Dracula, by Irish writer Bram Stoker, appear in London bookshops on this day in 1897. A childhood invalid,...

Young Girl from Savaii Dies of Severe Complex Heart Condition

  Penina Sapu may have lived with an undiagnosed complex heart condition all her life; because treatment was never sought until she collapsed at home...

JFK announces US goal of putting a man on Moon before the end of...

"We choose to go to the Moon", officially titled as the Address at Rice University on the Nation's Space Effort, is a speech delivered by United...

  Members and friends of the Samoa Conservation Society (SCS) planted over 500 trees to commemorate the International Day for Biological Diversity. On Saturday May 23...

Samoa’s New CJ Quarantined at Orator Hotel while Others Self-Isolate at Home

  Samoa's newly announced Chief Justice was moved from one hotel to another since arriving into Samoa, but is now settled into the Orator Hotel...

John Wesley is converted, launching the Methodist movement; celebrated annually by Methodists as Aldersgate...

Aldersgate Day is a commemorative day celebrated by Methodist Christians on 24 May or the nearest Sunday. It recalls the day in 1738 when Church of England priest John Wesley attended...

ASA Foundation Offers Help to RSE Workers in New Zealand

  Members of the ASA Foundation delivered food parcels to Samoa RSE workers who say they have been out of work since the COVID-19 lockdown. Spokesperson...

RSE Scheme Affected by COVID-19 Economic Slowdown

Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi said the Recognised Seasonal Employees Program known as RSE has been adversely affected by the slowing New Zealand economy...

Fesoasoani le ASA Foundation i Tama Fanau a Samoa Galulue Faavaitaimi

  Ua fesoasoani atu le ASA Foundation i ni alii se 14 o loo faigaluega i lalo o le polokalame o tagata faigaluega faavaitaimi i...

Uncertain Quarantine Arrangements for First Group to Arrive into Samoa

  More than six "VIPs" entered Samoa on an Air New Zealand flight that arrived yesterday at Faleolo International Airport. According to a source from the...