Saturday, April 01, 2006

HRPP reigns again

After months of debate, uncertainty and anticipation the Samoan elections has come to an end, and HRPP is in power yet again after a landslide vistory last night. Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi will now serve another term in Parliament along with 30 successful candidates from HRPP. The Party had no contender, the closest was SDUP with 10 MPs to their name including the Leader and Deputy Leader, the rest were Independent candidates. The Christian Party and Samoa Party were unsuccessful although they put up a fight until the end. More news on this will be posted as it comes in.