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Safotu Hospital in Samoa.
Apia, SAMOA — The Nurses Association of Samoa has questioned the decision of the Ministry of Police to charge a nurse over the deaths of two toddlers in Savai’i when the findings of a postmortem are yet to be made known. The Nurses Association president, Solialofi Papalii, told the Samoa Observer...
Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Ta'isi Efi
Nofoali'i, SAMOA — Samoa's former Head of State, Tuiatua Tupua Tamasese Efi, has been banished from one of his traditional villages. The matai council of Nofoali'i, a village west of Apia on the way to Faleolo International Airport, imposed the ban this week. According to TV1 Samoa, the villge...
Australia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Julie Bishop
Sydney, AUSTRALIA — The new phase of the Australia Pacific Training Coalition (A.P.T.C.) may include linking up qualifications to work opportunities in Australia. Australia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Julie Bishop, revealed yesterday she wants to work with Samoa to improve access to work for...
Aloha Poke at the Century City Mall, in Los Angeles, California
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (HawaiiNewsNow) - A group of Native Hawaiian activists are preparing to march through downtown Chicago on Monday to protest Aloha Poke Co. The Illinois poke shop came under fire recently for sending cease-and-desist letters to poke shops around the world bearing Aloha Poke in...
Samoa Passport
Apia, SAMOA — A senior officer of Samoa's Immigration division has been suspended during the inquiry into how a new passport was issued to businessman, Tui Va'ai Jr, who is facing criminal charges. Mr Va'ai has left the country but his other passports, including a New Zealand one, are being held by...
Vote Here sign
Hagåtña, GUAM — Guam's governor has asked the US president to consider giving the territory's veterans the right to vote in US elections. In a letter to Donald Trump, Eddie Calvo said many Guamanians have given their lives for the United States. Guam - like the Northern Marianas, American Samoa,...
Hawaii News Now reporter on the Big Island
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) — Hurricane Hector is still a major Category 3 hurricane as marches south of the state, bringing the chance for increased showers and pushing up surf along south shores. At 5 a.m. Thursday, the storm strengthened slightly since the last update, packing maximum sustained ...
Measles, mumps and rubella vaccine
Apia, SAMOA — A nurse in Samoa is facing criminal charges including one of negligence after two babies died last month. The one year olds died straight after receiving the vaccination for measles, mumps and rubella. Samoa's Police Commissioner, Fuiavailili Egon Keil said the nurse has also been...
Prime Minister  Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Dr. Sailele Malielegaoi
Apia, SAMOA — Contrary to wishful thinking to give the green light that would allow Samoans residing overseas to vote in General Elections, Government under no circumstance is “stopping any eligible Samoan to be part of our democratic election process,” says Prime Minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Dr....
Projected path of Hurricane Hector as it nears Hawaii
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) — A tropical storm warning has been issued for the Big Island as Hurricane Hector continues its march westward as a strong Category 3 storm, bringing the threat of monster surf and strong winds starting late Tuesday and into Wednesday. At 11 p.m. Tuesday, Hector was packing...

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