Samoa

Country in Oceania

Samoa, officially the Independent State of Samoa and, until 4 July 1997, known as Western Samoa, is a Sovereign state consisting of two main islands, Savai'i and Upolu, and four smaller islands. The capital city is Apia. The Lapita people discovered and settled the Samoan Islands around 3,500 years ago. They developed a unique Samoan language and Samoan cultural identity.

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Australian doctors, nurses and health experts are in Samoa helping with a measles outbreak which has affected more than 1170 people.
Credit: SBS - Published 19 hours ago

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Health officials in Samoa say low immunisation coverage – driven by parents refusing to vaccinate their children – is fuelling a measles outbreak that has..
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Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths linked to a measles outbreak..
Credit: Reuters - Published 5 days ago

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