10 Sep 2012

Manu Korihi News for 10 September 2012

From Checkpoint, 6:47 pm on 10 September 2012

A visiting linguistics expert says the loss of language is more damaging than the loss of land for indigenous peoples; A member of the Taranaki Whanui iwi says a financial investigation into Wellington Tenths Trust should also cover another Maori organisation headed by the same man - Sir Ngatata Love; The Principal of Kawerau Intermediate School says the halving of production at the town's pulp and paper mill will have a big impact on the Eastern Bay of Plenty town; Whanganui River Iwi and local government are starting to plan how the tribe's Treaty settlement will work under a new regime of co-management.