25 Aug 2015

Te Manu Korihi News for 25 August 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 8:51 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; Three central plateau iwi, Ngati Tuwharetoa, Ngati Rangi and Ngati Uenuku and the Department of Conservation are warning people travelling to Mount Ruapehu of possible minor eruptions over the next few weeks; 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 is tackling the issue of police shootings in his new play, but he says it's also a universal story about a mother's grief.