Recruitment of A.C.E.Os should be left to professional interviewer

I read with interest the plan by the P.M. and Cabinet to appoint the A.C.E.Os.

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Do you like your world?

Every day, social media, the news and television bombard us with both facts and fiction on different events happening worldwide.

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Dreams and fantasy

Far over The misty mountains call Through dungeons deep

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Post mortem

So, the good news is you actually can live forever. The bad news is, you have to turn into a floating blob of jelly first.

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Should we punish all juvenile criminals like adults?

Samoan youth throughout years have been so well-mannered that there was an unlikelihood of any sort of crime sprouting up.

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The media and political power addiction

A brief news item in this week’s Friday’s Samoa Observer was a reminder of the tension that must exist in a democratic environment between governments and those exercising power on one hand, and the media on the other.

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Where are you?

A house stood at the top of a mountain, nothing about its appearance caught the eye because it screamed plain and simple.

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Emotional medicine

Into misery and woe I go Steps were taken to get this far

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Girl, you are better than that You deserve more

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Dearest Tufuga

A Judge they say you were A proud Ali’i of Asau

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Fresh off da boat

Verse One The strangers came knocking, saying trick-a-tree

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Before the night come

Life is full of fun and amazing events Unforgettable moments

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Ia taunuu lau miti

Ua togo malama o le taeao fou, Sauni folau foi i le vasa sousou.

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Business and culture

Diffused throughout the globe Are the many beliefs of Europe

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Bluesky’s commitment to Samoa

Bluesky commenced its operation in 2011 with the acquisition of SamoaTel.

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Govt. backs lead taken by Bluesky

I am honored to have been given this privilege to be part of this great event and to represent our government.

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Unmasking the future – Bluesky launches 4G Plus

We are pleased to announce the Launch and Introduction of 'Our Superior 4G Plus network" in Samoa.

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‘Lets work to protect our children’

I am pleased to welcome you all this evening to the launching of the Samoa Report on the Rapid Assessment Survey on Children Working on the Streets in Apia.

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Aotearoa Runaway

they searched for my body in local parks and schools

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Are our eating habits ok?

As per the “Let’s not forget” piece from the P.M., reminding us of the infamous chicken bones times; 35 years have passed to progress nutritionally from chicken bones to junk food and imported processed foods.

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Don’t lose sight of the big picture

Sometimes when we become so hung up with the daily grind and when we are overwhelmed by the multiple challenges of life, we lose sight of the bigger picture. That much is undeniable.

Letters to the Editor


A letter titled “Stop this madness” published on page 13 of the Samoa Observer of 29 March 2017 contained a claim we would like to retract.

Street Talk

Ruta, 45

What changes in the police ministry are needed?

The Police Commissioner, Fuiavailili Egon Keil has finally returned to work following a long suspension and an appearance in court. Now that he’s resumed his position, Sina Filifilia Sevaaetasi hit the streets of Apia asking the question “Is there a need to have changes in the police force?”

Think a Minute

Trophies or trash

Think a minute…Recently a successful, famous man told about a surprising gift he received in the mail. It was from his old high school. When he was a teenager his love and passion was tennis.

Between the Lines


JUST CURIOUS A friend of BTL was looking through the coaching staff for the Samoa A team that’s in Fiji right now.

Sunday Reading

Myths and Legends of the Ancient World

The horsemen left King Giuki’s burg at dawn, riding out through the forest to the distant mountains beyond.

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