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Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi

Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi
Apia, SAMOA — Samoa Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi has confirmed he will be running in the 2021 General Elections. The announcement pours cold water on recent rumours he will be retiring from political life. The 74 year-old leader made the announcement soon after his ruling Human...
 Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi
Apia, SAMOA — Samoa's former Head of State, Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi, has blasted statements made by the Prime Minister as being rude and ridiculing of the framers of the country's Constitution. Last week Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi told Parliament amendments his government proposed aimed to...
Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi
Bisbane, AUSTRALIA — A 41-year-old man has been charged with public nuisance over an incident involving the Samoan Prime Minister at an Australian church. Earlier this month, a group of people arrived at the church, south of Brisbane, and tried to disrupt the gathering, local police said. It is...
 Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi addresses the UN General Assembly in New York
NEW YORK — Samoa's prime minister has joined other Pacific leaders in calling on the global community to unite and arrest the threat of climate change. Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi made the call while addressing the United Nations. He told the General Assembly that climate change was the over-...
Samoa's PM Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi [SN file photo]
Apia, SAMOA — Samoa's Prime Minister has warned that Facebook and other social media platforms may soon be banned in the country. Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi told news media on Wednesday that it would be his government's last resort if bloggers using social media to attack government did not start...