18 Aug 2011

Manu Korihi News for 18 August 2011

From Checkpoint, 5:49 pm on 18 August 2011

An Auckland kaumatua, Grant Hawke of Ngati Whatua, says the eulogy to the former Governor-General, Sir Paul Reeves, at his tangihanga in Auckland today were a great tribute to a great man; A Waitangi Tribunal hearing, where the Kohanga Reo movement has to prove why its claim should be heard under urgency, is continuing this evening; The Maori Party has nudged the Government to improve the state of roads in rural, mostly Maori communities.