Monday, June 1, 2020

Two More Measles Related Deaths in the Past Week

After a week without updates, the Ministry of Health has confirmed that the official death toll count on their records is now at 83. "There...

Mobile Vaccination Team No.56 to the Rescue

Over 100 teams were dispatched during the 2 day door to door national vaccination campaign to help contain the spread of the measles outbreak...

Smoking to be banned in cars when children under 18 are...

09 February Auckland New Zealand. Smoking will be banned in cars when children under 18 are present, Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa has announced. Vaping...

Ministry of Health Advises Early School Shut Down to Combat Measles...

The Ministry of Health has issued a 4th update report on the measles outbreak advising that children are left at home, and for schools...

44 – Samoa Measles Outbreak Records Two More Deaths, Parents Urged...

The Ministry of Health confirms 2 deaths in the last 24 hours taking the death toll to 44 in an outbreak that seems to...

Door-2-Door Mass Vaccination Campaign Takes Samoa’s Coverage to 89%

Samoa has reached 89% coverage for vaccinations against the measles following the door-to-door nation wide campaign that closed down the country for two days. Around...

SNPF CONCESSIONARY ASSISTANCE – COVID 19

As was announced in Parliament this morning 7th April 2020 during the Second Supplementary Budget 2019/2020 address by the Minister of Finance Honourable Sili...

109-Year-Old Woman Says Avoiding Men Is The Secret To A Long...

Set aside your daily glass of red wine or put down those weights. There is a new secret of longevity, and it’s not the...

First Baby of 2019 was Born to Lisa Ioasa at 2.47am

24 year old Lisa Ioasa of Mulifanua has given birth to Samoa's first baby of 2019. A baby boy weighing in at 3960 grams was...

How to Help Paediatric Ward Patients Cope with the Measles Crisis

In the midst of the measles outbreak that has claimed 8 lives to date and placing our young children and babies in danger, a...

Supreme Court Hears Final Submissions for Malaki Case

  Counsel Submissions for the trial of Herman Westerlund and Suapaina Savaiinaea were presented before Justice Mata Tuatagaloa in the Supreme Court of Samoa last...