24 Mar 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 24 March 2014

From Checkpoint, 5:46 pm on 24 March 2014

Changes to the make up of the Kohanga Reo National Trust are likely to happen at an upcoming national hui called by the Maori King; The Maori King has issued a personal invitation to the upcoming hui - to a kohanga branch, which has openly criticised the trust in the past; The Whanganui River Maori Trust Board is being told by one of its iwi not to proceed with initialing a deed of settlement with the government because the tribe fears its needs aren't being fairly represented; The South Island's first Rangatahi Court has been established in Christchurch, with plans by the government to monitor its progress before considering expanding elsewhere in Te Wai Pounamu.