This is a “win for all women.”
Samoa's Supreme Court has ordered the nation's Parliamentary Speaker to swear an additional three women to Parliament immediately, a move Ali'imalemanu Alofa Tu'ua'u — one of the new members — says is a "win for all women."
The addition of Tu'ua'u, as well as Fa'agaseali'i Sapo'a Feaga'i and Toomata Norah Leota, brings the number of women members of Parliament to seven, out of a total of 54, reports Samoan Observer. The decision has resulted in the highest number of women MPs ever represented in Samoan politics.
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