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Uncle sentenced to 13 years for sexual offences against his nieces & nephew

12 December, 2017 - 8:09 pm in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  By Julie Simati Fiu APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 12 DECEMBER 2017: A 19 year old man has been sentenced to 13 years and six months in prison after pleading guilty to one count of rape, one count of sexual connection with a person under 12 years old, and three…

24 high level participants train to become Accredited Mediators

12 December, 2017 - 7:56 pm in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, People

  The group of 24 high level participants from the public and private sectors who are training to become Accredited Mediators Source: PRESS SECRETARIAT…

Abusive Church Ministers & Parliamentarians should be banned from their positions

6 December, 2017 - 11:55 am in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, People

  Guests at the launching of the 16 Days of Activism on Ending Violence Against Women & National Disability Campaign at Lalomanu, Australian…

Former Church Minister accused of rape changes plea to not guilty

4 December, 2017 - 4:51 pm in Community, COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, People

By Rula Su’a Vaai APIA, SAMOA - MONDAY 04 DECEMBER 2017:  A former church minister has changed his guilty plea to not guilty of rape charges he is facing. Aukuso Tupa’i appeared for sentence in front of Justice Vui Clarence last Friday and his lawyer…

Police investigates death of NUS student

3 December, 2017 - 11:43 am in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

By Rula Su’a – Vaai  APIA SAMOA – SATURDAY 02 DECEMBER 2017:  Police are investigating the death of a 19 year old student of the National University of Samoa. Police Media spokesperson, Au’apa’au Filipo Logoitino told Talamua that the police were…