Thursday, January 23, 2020

Mass Vaccination Campaign Not Yet Started

The Mass vaccination campaign mandated by the National Disaster Management Committee by Order following the Proclamation of Emergency for the measles outbreak has not...

Public Health Announcement – 21 Nov 2019

PUBLIC HEALTH ANNOUNCEMENT For release: 21/11/2019 Samoa National Measles Immunization Campaign In response to the current measles outbreak, the Government of Samoa will be undertaking a free...

Methodist Church Makes a Donation worth $107,362.33 to help combat...

GOVT PRESS SECRETARIAT; Over $100,000 tala not including hospital beds, pillows and sheets have been donated by the Methodist Church of Samoa to assist...

Samoa Measles Crisis Eases as Christmas Approaches

As Christmas approaches, the death toll remains at 79 and there have been only 28 newly recorded cases in the last 24 hours. There are...

Government Shuts Down for 2 Days for Mass Immunisation Campaign

MEASLES EPIDEMIC; STATE ADDRESS BY SAMOA’s PRIME MINISTER TUILAEPA LUPESOLIAI SAILELE MALIELEGAOI; In this time of crisis, and the cruel reality of the measles epidemic,...

Update No 17 – Two More Deaths Takes Death Toll to...

NATIONAL EMERGENCY OPERATION CENTRE: (PRESS RELEASE 17) December 3, 2019 UPDATE ON THE MEASLES OUTBREAK The Ministry of Health confirms a total of 3,881 measles cases...

Famuamua le Fanau i le Faatinoina o Tui Puipui

Ua faailoa mai e le Ofisa Tutotonu mo Faalavelave Matuia le faatinoina o tui puipui mo le mamalu o le atunuu, ae ave le...

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...

1 Fatality, Only 57 New Cases in Upolu – None in...

The latest measles outbreak has slowed with only 57 recorded in the last 24 hours for Upolu, and no new cases for Savai’i. Press Statement...

Nofoaga e Faatino ai Tui Puipuia o le Misela

O se tasi o nofoaga ua faamautu mai e le soifua maloloina mo le faatautaia o tui o le misela e pei ona iai...

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...