27 Aug 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 27 August 2013

From Morning Report, 8:50 am on 27 August 2013

Labour's Maori caucus will meet later today to discuss support for the party's leadership contenders; Meanwhile, the Ngapuhi leader, Sonny Tau, predicts that if Labour MP, Shane Jones, becomes party leader - tangata whenua will be more inclined to vote in the next general election; Bereaved families from a Bay of Plenty town hit by a spate of suicides are successfully delivering suicide prevention messages; The Government is making a second attempt at breathing more life into a Maori education strategy by investing more money in it.