Samoa's opposition leader in hospital

Samoa's opposition leader and former Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi has been admitted to the Tupua Tamasese Meaole hospital in Apia suffering from fever and apparent body weakness.

Newsline Samoa reports Tuilaepa was admitted for general observation and rest on Thursday night.

Supporters said the 76-year-old veteran politician has not slowed down since losing the 2021 General Elections and was even working throughout the holiday season.


Photo file  Caption: Samoa's opposition leader, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi