26 Feb 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 26 February 2014

From Checkpoint, 5:49 pm on 26 February 2014

A long-time environmentalist for Lake Horowhenua says a million dollar restoration fund it isn't enough to clean up one of the country's most polluted lakes; Maori unionist Matt McCarten has been made the new Labour Party Chief of Staff; The Tainui kaumatua at Te Papa museum says he's greeting the end of Tainui's two-year exhibition with relief and sadness; A Maori leadership academy is raising money to send its Ngapuhi cadets to Italy to retrace the journey of their elders who served in the 28th Maori Battalion.