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Customary lands can be converted to freehold lands, says lawyer

  By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA - WEDNESDAY 06 JUNE 2018: In the middle of the government assurances that customary lands are safe and protected under the controversial Lands and Titles Registration Act (LTRA) 2008, a lawyer has confirmed that customary…

Samoa Weightlifting President still protests transgender competitors

26 March, 2018 - 12:02 am in Community, Local News, People, Viewpoint, Weightlifting, World

  Part of Samoa's Weightlifting Team for the Commonwealth Games in Australia next month  By Rula Su’a – Vaai APIA SAMOA – MONDAY 26 MARCH…

Samoa, Canada and Romania facing World Cup nightmare scenario

15 March, 2018 - 12:01 pm in Latest News, Rugby, Sports, Viewpoint, World

Samoa will be hopeful of progressing to the RWC, but it won’t be easy By Ian Cameron Rugbypass.com There’s going to be a major casualty in the run-up…

Samoan Customary lands safe & secure says SLRC CEO

  Customary owned beachfront property in Samoa where the owners operate beach fales for tourists  Source: PRESS SECRETARIAT APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 27 FEBRUARY 2018: The Lands and Titles Registration Act 2008 “expressly says ‘alienation of customary…

Should disaster preparedness & prevention be taught in schools?

  A classroom in the Shichigo Elementary School at Sendai City that is teaching disaster preparedness in the school By Lagi Keresoma in Japan SENDAI CITY, THURSDAY 26 OCTOBER 2017:  It is said that school is the best place to make an impression on the minds…