12 Jun 2012

Manu Korihi News for 12 June 2012

From Morning Report, 8:48 am on 12 June 2012

The Independent Maori Statutory Board is giving Auckland Council more time to find almost 300 million dollars for Maori projects; A Hawke's Bay marae looking to buy more than 300 state houses in the suburb of Flaxmere says it's been told by Housing New Zealand another party also wants to purchase the properties; The Crown says it's committed to keeping iwi informed when companies are given the green light to look for oil and gas; Te Runanga o Ngati Porou Chairman, Apirana Mahuika, says there's a need for relationship building between scientists and iwi.