Man Charged with Double Murder of Father and Son Pleads Not Guilty

1 August 2022, Apia Samoa. A man in his 50s arrested and charged for the double murder of a father and son over a land dispute in Fogapoa, Savaii appeared in the Supreme Court...

Olivia Borg – First Samoan Swimmer to Make Commonwealth Games Semi Final

Samoa swimming have been attending the Commonwealth Games since 2010, and this year, Olivia Borg has reached new heights by becoming the first Samoan swimmer to make the semi-final round, in the 50m butterfly...

Today in History: 01 Aug 1962 – Samoa and NZ Sign Treaty of Friendship

01 August 1962: on this day 60 years ago (Western) Samoa's first Prime Minister, Fiamē Mataʻafa Faumuina Mulinuʻu II,  signed the Treaty of Friendship with New Zealand High Commissioner to Samoa, Mr J B...

Manu Samoa edge out Scotland to finish 5th at Commonwealth Games 2022

Your Manu Samoa 7’s have finished 5th at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games after a nail biting 24-19 win over Scotland. It didn’t take long for Samoa to draw first blood. Securing the kickoff, Samoa launched...

Vaipava Nevo Ioane Wins Samoa’s First Medal at Birmingham Games

  Veteran weightlifter Vaipava Nevo Ioane, has won silver for Samoa at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games for the men's 67kg division. The 34 year old lifted 127kg for the snatch, which was 2 kilos more than...

Manu Samoa 7s Fall Out of Medal Contention after Valiant Effort Against Australia

Manu Samoa 7’s have fallen out of medal contention at the Birmingham Commonwealth games after a narrow 7-0 defeat at the hands of Australia. The young men from Samoa were valiant in their efforts to...

Young Wrestler Showcases Samoan Traditional Tatau in Birmingham

  With an estimated one billion viewers from around the globe watching the opening ceremony of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games, a 20-year-old Samoan wrestling athlete took off his shirt to showcase Samoa's tatau - a...

Samoa to Play Australia in Quarter Finals of Commonwealth Games 2022

Samoa have stamped their ticket to the quarter-finals of the Commonwealth Games after an emphatic 44-0 win over Sri Lanka. Head Coach Muliagatele Brian Lima made four changes to the side that had started against...

Samoa Take a Hard 19-17 Loss to New Zealand

After an impressive win against host nation England in their opening match of the Commonwealth Games, Samoa have taken a 19-17 loss to the hands of New Zealand. Not many teams are better than Samoa...

Manu Samoa 7s Leave England Tryless with a 34-0 Win in Birmingham

  The Manu Samoa 7s have made a statement in their first match of the Commonwealth Games with a 34-0 win over host nation England. The 7’s players were absent from the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony...