23 Aug 2011

Manu Korihi News for 23 August 2011

From Checkpoint, 5:52 pm on 23 August 2011

An in-house fight has broken out at the New Zealand Maori Council, after one of its senior figures was expelled for speaking publicly; A pioneer in the retention of the Maori language has died at the age of 78; The Maori organic movement says Fonterra's decision to dump half of its North Island organic milk suppliers opens the door for emerging dairy firms; the new Maori Trustee - Jamie Tuuta of Ngati Mutunga - has been welcomed into the job with a powhiri in Wellington today.