Five of the 296 Samoan sailors awaiting repatriation home after a flight they were supposed to travel on from LA to Apia last week was cancelled, had been infected with the coronavirus.
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Three days after Samoa dispatched swabs for confirmatory tests in New Zealand of the Samoan sailor who tested negative then positive for coronavirus last week, it is still waiting for the test ...Read more
Samoa’s Director General of Health, Leausa Dr Take Naseri, has asked families of the elderly traveling home on repatriation flights to make sure they send family members to escort the elderly ...Read more
Samoa’s Ministry of Health is sending swabs of the Samoan sailor who had tested for coronavirus last night and this morning yielded a negative test result.
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The Samoa Government has revealed that 17 people are now in ‘managed quarantine’ after having worked on the Fesco Askold when it was docked in Apia for a day before coming here.
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The Director General of Health in Samoa has come under fire in a hard hitting editorial in the daily Samoa Observer newspaper for his handling of the case of COVID infected sailors on the Fesco ...Read more
Samoa’s Director General of Health, Leausa Dr Take Naseri says Samoa’s health port protocols are air tight, and there is no need to panic amidst reports about the positive COVID-19 tests in ...Read more
Samoa’s Director General of Health, Leausa Dr Take Naseri, has called for people to stop sharing fake news on social media about a purported COVID-19 suspected case in the country.
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