Thursday, January 23, 2020

Update on the Measles Outbreak in Samoa

The Ministry of Health has issued an update to the measles epidemic stating that they have been notified of 169 suspected cases of measles...

Unofficial Orders Leaked – These are the Genuine State Of Emergency...

ORDERS OF STATE OF EMERGENCY (FROM THE ADMINISTRATOR; The following is the genuine Orders of State of Emergency signed into law this evening contrary to...

Over 200 More Cases in Life Threatening Measles Outbreak

The Ministry of Health has issued a 6th update report dated 13 November 2019 confirming 203 more suspected cases and only an additional three...

State of Emergency Orders puts Onus back on Ministry of Health

According to sources within the public health service, the death toll from the measles epidemic went from 14 to 16 as Samoa's National Disaster...

Former Manu Sina Captain and Long Serving Nurse Laid to Rest

12 January 2019, Apia Samoa. Family and friends gathered at the Toamua EFKS to farewell long serving nurse and former Manu Sina 7's player...

PM and Cabinet Visit Children in Hospitals

Led by Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi, Cabinet visited the four district hospitals at Poutasi, Lalomanu, Leulumoega and the Faleolo Health Clinic yesterday, to...

Three More Babies Die of Measles – Death Toll 68.

Three more babies have died. Two aged 1-4 and a baby 6-11 months. There are 17 critically ill children in ICU/HDU,  as well as 1...

Immunisation Team Working Round the Clock Since Measles Outbreak

RN Koreti Aiono leads Team 1 of the Ministry of Health's Expanded Program for Immunisation (EPI), a nurse-led program who go out daily to...

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...

Maliu se Pepe 3 Tausaga mai Toamua i le Misela

"Na ave muamua i le falema'i poo le Aso Lua, e siaki, ona toe aumai lea, ma taumafai loa e saili se fofo i...

Aliimalemanu Calls for the Establishment of a Quality Parenting Program

The Member of Parliament for Alataua i Sisifo, Aliimalemanu Alofa Tu'uau has called for the establishment of a national program that teaches health, nutrition...