27 Jan 2012

Manu Korihi News for 27 January 2012

From Checkpoint, 5:46 pm on 27 January 2012

A Tainui kaumatua says the Waikato-Tainui iwi is challenging why wooden crates carrying Maori ancestral heads returned from France, weren't opened during an official powhiri; The Government will hold a series of hui to consult with Maori on how they might be affected by legislative changes, which are needed to partially privatise four State Owned Enterprises; Organisers of the Tuia Rangatahi Leadership mentoring programme, say they're delighted with the support from mayors all over New Zealand in the programme's first year.