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Ousted Samoa PM refuses to cede power, despite election loss

Samoa Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi 2016

Canberra, AustraliaReuters Samoa’s Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi said on Monday he would remain in office, despite an order by the country’s Supreme Court that lawmakers sit to appoint a new leader. Samoa’s Supreme Court last week overruled an attempt by the head of state Tuimalealiifano Vaaletoa Sualauvi II to void April’s election results which […]