26 Aug 2011

Te Manu Korihi News for 26 August 2011

From Checkpoint, 6:53 pm on 26 August 2011

The Waikato-Tainui parliament says its executive chair Tukoroirangi Morgan, can take his usual place in the chamber this Sunday; The latest suicide statistics released by the chief coroner show that Maori still have the highest rate of suicide by ethnic group; The Labour list MP, Kelvin Davis, says if the Maori Party wants to get rid of the Mana Party leader it should not stand a Tai Tokerau candidate in the upcoming election; A Tainui kaumatua, says it's insulting an American boutique brewery has called a beer, Maori King - and says it should be renamed.