25 Aug 2015

Te Manu Korihi News for 25 August 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 6:23 am on 25 August 2015

A Maori delegation from the Far North who travelled to Norway to confronted Statoil will protest outside a closed meeting being held here in New Zealand; Four Ngai Tahu entities have lodged an appeal with the Environment Court opposing an appeal lodged by the Christchurch City Council to discharge wastewater into Akaroa Harbour for the next 25 years; A Masters degree graduate from Waikato University is challenging Maori animators to create more original characters in their programmes that Maori children can relate to; A Maori playwright has based his latest drama on the accidental police shooting and killing of Halatau Naitoko in Auckland in 2009.