Tuesday, December 1, 2020

“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...

Director of Health Asks Overseas Samoans to Not Send the Elderly...

  Samoa's Director General of Health has called on diaspora to not send the elderly unaccompanied on repatriation flights without making prior necessary arrangements for...

19 Under Precautionary Quarantine All Tested Negative: Samoa Remains COVID-19 Free

UPDATE- NO CONFIRMED COVID19 CASE IN SAMOA The 19 staff placed under controlled isolation a week ago since the 3 reported cases in American Samoa...

Global Coronavirus Pandemic has Claimed Over 1.3M Lives

16 Nov 2020. Samoa is one of 7 Pacific Island Countries to remain COVID-19 free with Palau, Micronesia, Kiribati, Tuvalu and Tonga. North Korea and...

Help Re-Employ Staff and Restore Livelihoods in Rural Communities

29 October 2020 Apia Samoa: Booking a dream vacation at Sinalei Reef Resort and Spa will now mean you are helping to restore rural...

Family of Stillborn Baby Considers Legal Action Against Hospital

A grieving Vaiusu grandmother says their family are considering legal action against the Tupua Tamasese Meaole (TTM) hospital following the stillbirth of their baby...

Court Hearing Begins for Man who Treated Babies During Measles Epidemic

  The hearing will begin this week in the District Court of Samoa for a man who was arrested and charged by police during the...

Fake News is Irresponsible – Samoa’s Health Chief Reassures the Nation

Samoa's Director General of Health Leausa Dr. Take Naseri says the chances of a man repartriated from New Zealand who died at Leulumoega hospital...

Ministry of Health Responds to Rumours of COVID-19 Death in Samoa

The Samoa Ministry of Health (MOH) has responded to allay fears caused by rumours circulating on social media that a man has died of...

Student from Mt Albert Grammar Amongst 14 New Cases of COVID-19...

13 August 2020, NZ Ministry of Health Media Release.   There is one new case of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation – a woman in...

Court to Set Urgent Hearing Date, AG Ordered to File Responses...

An urgent hearing date is to be set in the next two weeks for the civil claim by former Parliamentarians Olo Afoa Fiti Va’ai...