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Former Manu Samoa skipper Peter Fatialofa dies

Former Manu Samoa rugby captain Peter Fatialofa has died suddenly in Samoa at the age of 54.

Fatialofa played 34 times for Samoa and led the side to the 1991 World Cup.

Papali'itele Peter Fatialofa, better known as Fats, made his rugby debut for the Ponsonby senior club side in 1980.

He graduated to the Auckland side, made the Samoa national team as a 29-year-old.

Fatialofa played 72 times for Auckland and was a part of their Ranfurly Shield reign from 1985 to 1993.



Vaiaso o le Halleluiah - A’oga Peteli

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O le aso Faraile na te’a o le toe aso lea o le polokalama fa’apitoa mo le fa’ai’uga o Oketopa a le A’oga Tulaga Lua a Peteli i Ottoville. “E to’atele o le lalolagi ua fa’aigoaina lenei vaiaso, o le vaiaso o le Halloween, peita’i, i lenei a’oga, ua fa’ailo o le Vaiaso mo le Halleluiah i le Atua.”
 
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TALA MAi SAMOA

MALAGA LAFAITELE MO SANA “MALOLOGA”
 
Ua malaga i Ausetalia le alii minisita lagolago o le Matagaluega o Leoleo ma Falepuipui, le afioga Lafaitele Patrick Leiataualesa mo sana “malologa”.
 



Tala otooto o Fa’amasinoga

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TETE’E SE CHUNG LEE I TU’UAIGA A LE MALO
 
O le alii mai Asia lea o lo o tuuaia i le faalavelave na maliu ai se tamaititi e 5 tausaga le matua i Nuuuli i le faaiuga o le vaiaso, ua ia teena moliaga faasaga ia te ia, ina ua tulai i luma o le faamasinoga faaitumalo i le taeao ananafi.
 



Komisi Tuma’oti o le Sami Loloa

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Na masi’i mai le sa avea ma Ulu o Tokelau, Aliki Foua Toloa, lea ua avea nei ma Minisita o le Enetia o lona malo, ona o ia o se tasi o totino o le Komisi Tuma’oti o le Sami Loloa (po’o le Global Ocean Commission), o se fa’alapotopotoga tu toatasi.
 



KRUSE: Fa’apefea ona foia fofo fa’afitauli tula’i mai toese

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O le fesili pe faapefea ona foia faafitauli o lo o aliali mai pea i totonu o le toese i Tafuna, o se lu’i lea ua tuuina atu e le alii faamasino sili ia Michael Kruse i le loia a le malo ia Tony Graf, ina ua talosaga le alii loia mo se avanoa e tatala ai se alii pagota e alu e faigaluega pe aoga fo’i a’o tuli ai lana faasalaga.
 



Fagogo: O le Sone Vevela

Vaega: 31
 



VIDEO: MISS AMERICAN SAMOA PAGEANT INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCES — PART 2

Newest Miss American Samoa begins her reign with "a heart full of gratitude"
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The newly crowned Miss American Samoa, Eleitino Ma'aelopa Tuiasosopo is not wasting any time as she is already preparing for the upcoming Miss South Pacific slated for next year in Solomon Islands. In an interview with Samoa News, the newest Miss American Samoa said “what an honor to be an ambassador for American Samoa, and my heart is full of gratitude.”
 

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“SMALL MEMENTO REWARDS FROM LONG AGO”

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Tafuna grad pursuing PhD in cutting edge medicine

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A 2005 Tafuna High School graduate — Andrew Pati Ah Young — is currently a graduate student at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) pursuing a PhD in Biological Chemistry, and he has recently contacted Samoa News via email to share his accomplishments. Ah Young says he hopes to give back to this community one day.