Wednesday, January 20, 2021

All 173 Frontline Workers Have Tested Negative for COVID-19

The National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) have confirmed in a press release that COVID-19 test results for all 173 frontline workers in Samoa who...

Returning Samoans Must Declare if They Have Had Coronavirus

Samoa's Cabinet has imposed new compulsory regulations for residents returning from overseas on repatriation flights. Approved at a special meeting of Cabinet held last Friday,...

Samoa’s 2nd Imported Suspected Positive COVID-19 Case Update

  Swab and blood specimens from the 70 year old man who tested COVID19 positive on Thursday night while under managed isolation, have been sent...

Whatever the Result – Samoa is Safe and We are Protected

Following a lot of light hearted jokes and memes on social media regarding the uncertainty of test results of a Samoan sailor who tested...

Covid19 Test Results for Samoa Sailor Still Uncertain

24 November 2020, 5pm Apia. Samoa Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Sailele Dr Malielegaoi says COVID-19 test results for the Samoan sailor who had tested negative,...

Information Paper for Travellers on LA Flight

❗REPOSTING NOVEMBER 19, 2020: Special Health Travel Advice (LA Flight) and Information Paper for Travelers Entering Samoa As of today Samoa is COVID-19 free and we...

Samoa Awaits Test Results for Swabs Sent to New Zealand

Sat 21st November 2020. The Government Press Secretariat has issued a short statement at 5.22pm today, to say that consolidated swab tests results for...

Samoa COVID-19: Update 2.40pm Thurs 19 Nov 2020

Update 2.40pm Thurs 19 Nov 2020.  As information is updated from our officials in the frontline of Samoas response to COVID-19, SGN will publish the...

World Toilet Day Is No Joke

From the Centre of Disease Control and Prevention www.cdc.gov "Let’s face it – this is a problem that people do not like to talk about....

“No Need to Test People with No Contact Whatsoever”

The Director General of Health, Leausa Dr. Take Naseri confirms Samoa's testing protocol prioritises those being released into the community after quarantine, with no...

Police Sweep Faleatiu in Search of Escaped Convicts “Armed and Dangerous”

19 January 2021 Apia Samoa. Police Commissioner Su'a Fuiavailiili Egon Keil led a police operation that left in the early hours of this morning...