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Media to get insight into the silent world of the deaf

19 September, 2012 - 9:53 am in Education, Local News

By Faaolo Utumapu APIA: 20 SEPTEMBER 2012: Members of local media agencies are getting a rare insight into the world of people who are deaf, with a two hour special hosted by Senese Inclusive Support Services as part of International Week of the Deaf. This…

Samoa Ports Authority to lay off workers

17 September, 2012 - 5:24 pm in Business, Latest News, Local News, Politics

By Unumoe Esera APIA: TUESDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2012: The Samoa Ports Authority is laying off workers as the Authority is experiencing financial problems.…

Sapapali’i matai banished over Malietoa title comments

16 September, 2012 - 4:26 pm in Latest News, Local News

By Lagi Keresoma APIA: MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2012: The Sapapali'i Village Council has banned a senior matai from the village after comments he made in the…

“PM too powerful” says Tautua Samoa Party

16 September, 2012 - 10:39 am in Latest News, Local News, Politics

By Unumoe Esera APIA: MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2012:  The Opposition Party, Tautua Samoa believes that the Prime Minister Tuilaepa Fatialofa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi has become too powerful as he now controls both the Executive and Parliament. The PM recently…

MP and 18 of Satapuala village face charges from standoff with police

13 September, 2012 - 3:07 pm in COURT, Latest News, Local News, Politics

By Aiga Tofilau APIA: FRIDAY 14th SEPTEMBER 2012: The Member of Parliament for Aana Alofi No.3., Toeolesulusulu Cedric Schuster and 18 matais and untitled men of Satapuala village will appear in Court on 9 October on various charges stemming from last month's…