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Stupidity, arrogance, recklessness destroyed two lives

19 November, 2013 - 11:12 pm in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Traffic, Transport

BY Alan Ah Mu APIA: THURSDAY 21 NOVEMBER 2013: A combination of stupidity, arrogance and recklessness by a bus driver has left two families devastated. Moe Iosua, 47, of Fagae’e and Vaitele-fou, whose bus overturned in a ford at Lano in July which led to…

Bus driver charged over boy’s death

19 November, 2013 - 10:59 pm in Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Traffic, Transport

BY Lagi Keresoma APIA: WEDNESDAY 20 NOVEMBER 2013: The driver of a bus in which a boy was killed appears in court next week charged with negligent driving…

Prosecution wants 12 years jail for bus driver

14 November, 2013 - 6:42 am in COURT, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Transport

BY Alan Ah Mu APIA: FRIDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2013: A bus driver who has pleaded guilty to two counts of manslaughter ought to be jailed for up to 12 years,…

Police Corporal denies he pulled over Associate Minister

10 November, 2013 - 1:01 pm in Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Transport

BY Lagi Keresoma APIA: MONDAY 11 NOVEMBER 2013: A Police officer denies he has ever personally pulled over Associate Minister Muagututagata Peter Ah Him. In a letter of complaint to the Acting Commissioner of Police dated 28 October 2013, Muagututaga says…

Boys head severed by passing truck

5 November, 2013 - 5:59 pm in Latest News, Local News, Traffic, Transport

BY Lagi Keresoma APIA: TUESDAY 5 NOVEMBER 2013: A boy passenger on a bus was killed this morning when a lorry struck his head as the two vehicles passed each other at Solosolo. It’s believed, Anthony Samoana, 11, of Lalomauga, died instantly. Grieving relatives…