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Cyclone rehabilitation produced trained carpenters along the way

19 January, 2014 - 5:05 pm in Community, Cyclone Evan, Education, Latest News, Local News

Alan Ah Mu APIA: MONDAY 20 JANUARY 2014: An aid project that built shelters for families worst hit by Cyclone Evan produced budding carpenters in the process. The multi-donor project included an offer for 15 locals to be trained as carpenters by Australia…

Two workers jailed for stealing cyclone relief aid

28 October, 2013 - 6:20 am in COURT, Cyclone Evan, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

Alan Ah Mu APIA: TUESDAY 29 OCTOBER 2013: Humanitarian aid worth thousands of tala donated for cyclone relief were stolen by two Red Cross Society workers.…

FEATURE: Wellington, Samoa, was wiped out

25 June, 2013 - 6:49 pm in Cyclone Evan, Latest News, Local News, Weather

by Alan Ah Mu APIA: WEDNESDAY 26 JUNE 2013: Little does New Zealand know but Wellington was wiped out late last year. Flood waters bearing logs, powered…

$15m in Australian post-cyclone assistance signed over

24 April, 2013 - 7:08 pm in Cyclone Evan, Latest News, Local News, Politics

APIA: THURSDAY 25 APRIL 2013: A direct funding agreement for over 15 million tala ($A6.75m) for post-Cylone Evan support was signed between Governments of Samoa and Australia yesterday. The agreement follows the announcement made in February by the Australian…

Cyclone victims to sweat for relief funds

27 February, 2013 - 6:08 pm in Cyclone Evan, Latest News, Local News

By Alan Ah Mu APIA: THURSDAY 28 FEBRUARY 2013: Victims of Cyclone Evan must sweat for the help given them. “It says so in the Bible,” Minister of Finance, Faumuina Tiatia Liuga told reporters this morning. Faumuina referred to what the Bible says that…