A rapist who grew up in New Zealand will be deported to Samoa, where he has no family, and can't speak the language, after the Immigration Minister today turned down his appeal to stay here.
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‘It’s patronising’: Sāmoan PM on perceptions of island nations’ understanding of geopolitics
During Fiamē Naomi Mataʻafa’s first diplomatic trip to New Zealand since being elected, the Sāmoan Prime Minister made time to sit down with Moana Maniapoto of Māori Television’s Te Ao with Moana. They talked about last year’s constitutional crisis, the country’s relationship with China, and the future of female representation in Sāmoan politics.
Third most spoken language celebrated in Sāmoan Language Week
By Aaron Ryan, Te Rito journalism cadet.
Covid-19: 20 deaths, Samoa reaches 100% first dose in eligible population
The Ministry of Health has reported 8,609 new community cases and 20 Covid-related deaths.
Covid-19: 12 deaths, 8,454 cases
The Ministry of Health has reported 8,454 new community cases and 24 Covid-related deaths today.
Ross Taylor: Polynesians aren't 'exposed' enough to cricket
Photo Credit / Sky Sports Cricket great Ross Taylor says there are not many Polynesians on the sport's world stage because they are simply not exposed to the game.
More than 1,500 active Covid-19 cases in Samoa
According to the Samoa Observer, Samoa's Ministry of Health has reported 164 new community cases of Covid-19 in the island n
Teen a leader in both Māori and Samoan groups at Polyfest
At this week’s Polyfest, Māori-Samoan student Rain Te’I will lead her dance group in the Samoan category for Mangere College. Last year, she led her kapa haka team on the Māori stage. The head girl is the first student at her school to be the leader in two different cultural disciplines.
Covid cases in Samoa reach almost 250
Samoan health authorities have confirmed 66 new community Covid cases in the island nation since Monday night, with the community case total now 247 cases, the Samoa Observer says.