12 Mar 2015

Te Manu Korihi News for 12 March 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 6:27 am on 12 March 2015

Less than a third of Far North residents have so far voted on whether to create Maori council wards for the district; Te Puni Kokiri has faced questions about the time it's taking to restructure the organisation; A principal of a Bay of Plenty tribal school in Murupara is calling on his whanaunga of Ngati Manawa to value Te Reo Maori, and keep it from the grave; The Motiti Island hapu, Ngai te Hapu says it's having difficulty finding experts willing to take a contrary view to the owners of the ship, Rena who want to leave what remains of the wreck on the Astrolabe Reef in the Bay of Plenty.