17 Feb 2015

Te Manu Korihi News for 17 February 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 8:49 am on 17 February 2015

Two bus-loads of Ngai Tuhoe whanaunga have travelled to Wellington to be guests of the police, in a further step to repair relations between both parties; A government appointed official charged with helping to tackle the Kauri dieback disease says rahui could have the power to help stop it spreading further; New statistics, which detail the performance of tribes in education has been described by the authority overseeing 25 tribal schools, as a driver for iwi to do better; A large totara log has been shipped to South America, where two Maori carvers will soon arrive to make a pou maumahara - or memorial sculpture.