Don Opeloge Sets 2 Commonwealth and 2 Oceania Records at Pacific Elite International in Melbourne

Samoa’s golden boy Don Opeloge accomplishes yet another exceptional feat at the Pacific Elite International Tournament in Hawthorn Melbourne this week, breaking two Commonwealth and two Oceania records in the Men’s 102kg weightlifting category. The Commonwealth Games gold medalist also took out the Best Overall Male lifter which came with a prize of $1000 AUD. Don […]

Vaiala Blackies Retain the Shield in Close Fought Match

Inaugural FDC Pacific Lecture: Samoa Prime Minister on the Region’s Most Pressing Challenges and Opportunities

Source: Lowy Institute. The Prime Minister of Samoa, Hon Fiamē Naomi Mataʻafa, gave the inaugural FDC Pacific Lecture at Old Parliament House, Canberra on 20 March 2023. 2023 Foundation for Development Corporation (FDC) Pacific Lecture Talofa Lava and warm Pacific greetings. I’m honoured to be given the opportunity to deliver this Pacific Lecture, as has […]

Longest Serving Chinese Ambassador Wang bids farewell to Samoa

Samoan NRL Star will Switch Codes after Current Contract with Sydney Roosters

Samoan Rugby League International To’oto’ooalii Anavaotaua Joseph Suaalii has officially signed with Rugby Australia and the NSW Waratahs in a deal reportedly worth AUD $1.6 million per season. The 19-year-old is said to have signed a three year deal to the end of 2027 to become Australia’s highest-paid rugby player in history. To’oto’ooalii Anavaotaua’s management […]

Fiji Ruby Sevens on a Level of Their Own