8 Sep 2017

South Auckland weighs election options

From , 5:03 am on 8 September 2017

As New Zealand's election draws neare, people in South Auckland, where a large proportion of the electorate is Pasifika, are making up their minds who to vote for.

The so-called "Jacinda effect" that took hold after the opposition Labour party switched leaders appears to be energising voters in an area where the party tends to poll well, but not all are convinced.

Sara Vui-Talitu spoke to some people out and about in South Auckland.

The Mangere Markets.

The Mangere Markets. Photo: RNZ/ Sela Jane Aholelei