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Nine Samoans await deportation from the United States

  By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 07 MARCH 2018: The Samoan Government has been informed by the United States government that nine people who have had trouble with the law there are to be deported back to Samoa. Prime Minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai…

Immigration services in Savai’i on the move

2 February, 2018 - 1:03 pm in Community, Latest News, Local News, Migration

Immigration Principal Officer, Pese Ulalei Tuigamala in charge of the division’s Savai'i Branch at Salelologa. Source: Press Secretariat: APIA, SAMOA…

Samoans may still travel freely to the United States despite Executive Order

22 January, 2018 - 12:14 pm in Government, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Migration, Travel

  Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Prime Minister and Cabinet, (M.P.M.C.) and Chief Immigration Officer, Agafili Tomaimano Shem Leo Source:…

Samoa shares RSE experience with Pacific Immigration Officials

  Samoan workers get a briefing from Government officials before heading overseas to work under the RSE Scheme Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Suva (September 04, 2017) - Immigration officials from across the Pacific are meeting this week to discuss…

Government moves to protect integrity of the seasonal employment scheme

27 June, 2017 - 11:16 am in Community, Government, Latest News, Local News, Migration

  The Chief Executive of the Ministry of the Prime Minister and Cabinet Agafili Tomaimano Shem Leo and MCIL’s Chief Executive Pulotu Lyndon Chu Lin at the signing ceremony for Upolu village representatives. Source: M.P.M.C. Press Secretary APIA, SAMOA…