Monkeypox : US Leads Globally in Most Known Cases

By: Bernd Debusmann JR,  BBC News  More than 3,800 monkeypox cases have been reported in the US, the most of any country around the globe,...

Today In History: 27 July 1996 Bombing at Centennial Olympic Park

In Atlanta, Georgia, the XXVI Summer Olympiad is disrupted by the explosion of a nail-laden pipe bomb in Centennial Olympic Park. The bombing, which occurred...

JAWS Representative Appointed to IFJ Gender Council

For the first time since it was founded, the Journalists Association of Samoa (JAWS), has been appointed to a Council of the International Federation...

God Does Not Want Anyone to Perish

Happy Wednesday Saints. We saw yesterday that the Lord is "NOT WILLING FOR ANY TO PERISH, BUT ALL TO COME TO REPENTANCE." 2Peter 3:9. We know...

Cabinet Appoints New CEO for Samoa Tourism Authority

  As Samoa prepares to re-open its international borders to the world, Prime Minister Hon Fiame Naomi Mataafa has announced  a new Chief Executive Officer...

Prime Minister Announces Lifting of Covid-19 State of Emergency after 2...

  After a long and challenging two years and four months, Prime Minister Hon Fiame Naomi Mataafa has announced Cabinet's decision to lift the proclamation...

Cabinet Appoints New CEO for Ministry of Communication and Information Technology

26 July 2022 Apia Samoa. Prime Minister Hon Fiame Naomi Mataafa has today confirmed the appointment of Lefaoalii Unutoa Auelua Fonoti to lead the...

Five Year Term for Samoa’s Head of State is Up for...

The five-year term for Samoa's Head of State comes to an end this month and the decision to renew lies with the Cabinet and...

Two Killed and 2 Injured in Shootings in British Columbia

By: Johnny Diaz  Source: New York Times, The Royal Canadian Mounted Police responded after gunshots were reported in four locations in Langley, southeast of Vancouver. The...

PACER Plus Supports Samoan Farmers Increase Exports with Harvesting Bins

The PACER Plus Implementation Unit (PPIU) today handed over 180 harvesting bins to Samoa’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries. The harvesting bins will assist Samoan...

Palauli No 1 Showcased their First Harvest (Ulua’i Seleselega)

On Friday 22 June 2022, The villagers of Taga, Siutu, Salailua, Satuiatua, Foailuga of Palauli No. 1 district in Savaii organized and hosted their...

Team Samoa Settle into Birmingham, Ready for Commonwealth Games 2022

The President of SASNOC, Pauga Talalelei Pauga, has happily and thankfully reported that Team Samoa has arrived safely to their final destination, Birmingham United...

Jesus Didn’t Just Die for Good People but for Everyone

Happy Tuesday Saints. Romans 8:32 "HE WHO DID NOT SPARE HIS OWN SON, BUT GAVE HIM UP FOR US ALL..." The Father loves us so much...

Today In History: 26 July 1941 United States Freezes Japanese Assets

On July 26, 1941, President Franklin Roosevelt seizes all Japanese assets in the United States in retaliation for the Japanese occupation of French Indo-China. On July 24,...

FAO Subregional Office for the Pacific Launches its 2021 Annual Report 

25 July 2022, Port Villa – The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) Subregional Office for the Pacific Islands launched its...

WHO Calls for Action to Prevent Tragic Deaths through Drownings

The World Health Organisation has called on governments and communities to take more action in working together to prevent tragic deaths through drowning. "In many...

Letter to the Editor: Opposition Leader Defends Appointment of Police Commissioner

Letter to the Editor I was asked recently by the Media for my comments on the recently reported speech by the Minister of Police (a...

Tifa Moana Finish Strong but Miss Out on World Cup

Tifa Moana cap off their Oceania World Cup Qualifiers campaign with a win over the Papua New Guinea Pepes, but it was not enough...

Peace Corps Program Reopens After Two Year Suspension due to COVID-19...

US Senators and members of Congress have issued a letter to the Acting Director of Peace Corps programs Ms Carol Spahn by the Biden...

Private Sector Organisations Receive Annual Grant for Administrative Support

As part of the Government of Samoa’s continuous commitment to strengthening its public-private sector partnership as well as supporting the ongoing development of the...