24 Aug 2011

Manu Korihi News for 24 August 2011

From Checkpoint, 6:49 pm on 24 August 2011

A Far North Maori trust says the region is crying out for investment in social housing; However, the Housing Minister, Phil Heatley, says the government's new Social Housing Unit may be able to help out; The Ngapuhi board seeking the right to settle the iwi's Treaty claims is holding its last South Island mandating hui in Invercargill this evening; A Maori mussel farm owner in Hauraki says Maori are likely to take up finfish farming, if new legislation gives them the chance.