31 Aug 2015

Te Manu Korihi for 31 August 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 6:48 pm on 31 August 2015

In an unprecedented move, Education Minister Hekia Parata has gone over the heads of the Kohanga Reo National Trust board and contacted each learning nest directly; The High Court in Wellington has overturned the Waitangi Tribunal's decision to NOT order the Crown to return land to a Far North iwi; The founder of a business dedicated to facilitate trade between indigenous nations says trade between native communities throughout the world has the potential to rival existing trade agreements; A retired probation officer today filed an urgent claim in the Waitangi Tribunal alleging the Crown has failed to cut the high number of Maori in prison and their reoffending.