Fiame Naomi Mata'afa was sworn in as Samoa's first woman prime minister at an extraordinary makeshift tent ceremony Monday, after the island nation's long-ruling government refused to cede power and locked the doors of parliament.
12 Apr 2020
This travel article was inspired after seeing breathtaking sceneries of the island of Samoa in the 2019 American action film "Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw". Samoa, officially known as the Independent State of Samoa is a country in the middle of the vast South Pacific Ocean consisting of two main islands, Savai'i and Upolu,…
2 Dec 2019
Samoa ordered a government shutdown to help combat a devastating measles outbreak Monday, as five more children succumbed to the virus, lifting the death toll in the tiny Pacific nation to 53.
25 Nov 2019
A measles epidemic in Samoa has now claimed 25 lives, with children bearing the brunt of the deadly outbreak, official data in the Pacific island nation showed Monday.
22 Nov 2019
The death toll from a measles epidemic in Samoa has risen to 20 as the outbreak rages out of control, with hundreds of new cases emerging daily, official data released Friday showed.