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Samoa's Disaster Assistance Centre chair has requested that fundraising related to the country's deadly measles epidemic come through the government.
The latest news in Samoan language (Gagana Samoa). Audio
The Fiji women's rugby team have qualified for their first ever World Cup after outclassing Samoa 41-13 in the Oceania qualifying final at the weekend.
The death toll in Samoa's measles epidemic has risen to 48, with another four people dying this weekend and more than 1700 children under the age of four now infected with the disease.
We cross to Radio New Zealand's Checkpoint reporter Alex Perrottet in Poutasi for the latest on the measles outbreak in Samoa, which has now seen more than 3,000 cases reported and at least 44 deaths… Audio
The Samoa government has allocated $US2.5 million to help relief work around the measles epidemic.
The death toll from the measles epidemic in Samoa has climbed to 44 with five more deaths recorded in the past 24 hours.
Qualification for the 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup is on the line when Fiji and Samoa square off in Lautoka this afternoon.
A mother of four in Samoa has been given until January to arrange care for her children before being sentenced for drug offences.
A controversial 'healer' in Samoa, who attacked a Checkpoint crew who tried to talk to him, has been shut down by authorities as the measles crisis escalates. Video, Audio
There have been three more measles-related deaths in Samoa, taking the toll to 42 since the outbreak began in October.
New Zealand will be sending more medical staff and supplies to help Samoa tackle its measles outbreak, including another 100,000 vaccinations.
The latest news in Samoan language(Gagana Samoa). Audio
In Samoa, the death toll from the country's measles epidemic has risen to 39- following six more deaths in the previous 24 hours. Audio
Award-winning Samoan New Zealand entertainer Annie Grace, says she has turned her struggles into songs.
There's been another six deaths in Samoa's measles epidemic, bringing the toll to 39.
Not enough young children in Samoa are being vaccinated against measles, the country's top health official is warning.
There's been another death in Samoa's measles epidemic, bringing the toll to 33.
All but four of the deaths are children - under the age of four - including one who died in the past day.
About 200… Video, Audio
A police prosecutor in Samoa has been suspended in connection with the death of a 20-year-old man over the weekend.