1 Feb 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 1 February 2013

From Morning Report, 8:47 am on 1 February 2013

A funding bombshell has been dropped on the Waitangi Tribunal; A Maori water rights campaigner hopes a Supreme Court appeal hearing on Maori interests in freshwater will put a stop to what he calls the government paying lip service to tangata whenua; A Maori rights advocacy group is against a campaign by a Northland Pakeha man to create a new national flag that represents all New Zealanders; A Moriori leader on the Chatham Islands is welcoming the Government's move to install fast broadband for the island's three schools.