27 Sep 2011

Manu Korihi News for 27 September 2011

From Checkpoint, 6:49 pm on 27 September 2011

The man chosen by the Mana Party to contest Te Tai Tonga says he's standing for the movement because it's open to people of all ethnicities; The descendants of a Te Whakatohea chief, who was wrongfully accused and executed in the 1860s, are to receive another government pardon - but this time it'll be acknowledged in law; The Corrections Department expects a drug treatment unit which opened at Whanganui prison today, will go a long way to help rehabilitate Maori inmates; The Waikato-Tainui College's Academic Director, says having its business management programme selected as one of four finalists for an international business innovation award, is a huge honour.