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PM instructs officials to investigate author of fraudulent letter

8 February, 2018 - 12:01 am in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Media, Technology

  Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi says the letter is defamatory and his signature was forged Editor's Note: This story has been modified as there were errors in the year Luagalau was assassinated in the original published earlier By Staff…

NUS launches Bachelors Degree in Media and Journalism and news website

24 January, 2018 - 5:27 pm in Education, Latest News, Local News, Media

  NUS Vice Chancellor, Professor Fui Lau Ilaoa Asofou Soo, Chair of the Media Council Leautulilagi Vanessa Barlow-Schuster, Head of the Faculty of…

“The Post” a timely antidote for “fake news” and “post truth” era

  The Post starring Meryl Streep as Katharine Graham and Tom Hanks as Ben Bradlee By Rula Su’a – Vaai APIA, SAMOA – MONDAY 15 JANUARY 2018:…

Parliament reinstates the Criminal Libel Act

21 December, 2017 - 1:36 pm in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Media, People, Politics

  Inside Samoa's Parliament By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA- THURSDAY 21 DECEMBER 2017: Parliament this week passed the amendment to the principal Crimes Act 2013 that reinstates the criminal libel law and opens anyone publishing false and defamatory information…

Government to reinstate the Criminal Libel Act against ghost writers

3 November, 2017 - 10:43 am in Community, Government, Latest News, Local News, Media, Technology, Viewpoint

By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA- FRIDAY 03 NOVEMBER 2017: The Criminal Libel Act that was abolished in 2013 after a review of the Samoa Law Commission will be reinstated given the increasing abusive and malicious language used by Samoan bloggers on social…