Te Manu Korihi News for 14 November 2014
The chair of Te Runanga o Te Rarawa says a Waitangi Tribunal ruling that Maori did not sign away sovereignty in the treaty, opens new doors for Maori development. The crew of two double-hulled ocean voyaging canoes from Hawaii will be officially welcomed with a powhiri on to Te Tii Marae near Waitangi tomorrow and are planning their first visit to the South Island. Some of the finest contemporary Maori art can be found on display in Wellington this weekend. Ngati Porou has kept it local and Maori in choosing an IT support firm on the East Coast.