Sapeer Mayron

Sapeer is a journalist based in Apia, Samoa.

Politics
Apr 19, 2021

It's Fiame time: Meet the Sāmoan MP on the verge of a historic election win

Fiame Naomi Mata’afa is the eight term MP and first-term party leader who just gave Sāmoa’s sleeping democracy the kick it needed,

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Ātea
Sep 30, 2019

The survivors of the Samoa tsunami, 10 years on

On the tenth anniversary of the tsunami that claimed 143 lives in Samoa, Sapeer Mayron speaks to the people who were there. 

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Society
Jun 13, 2019

Inside Samoa's Rocketman ban

In a move half shocking and half not at all surprising to Samoa's LGBT community, Apia's Apollo Cinemas will not be screening the Elton John musical Rocketman.

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