HE PITOPITO KŌRERO / THIS WEEK'S NEWS
2016 TRAION Annual Report & AGM
"Tēnā koutou Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi. Thank you for supporting me."
The Māori MPs from the Māori Party, Labour and the Greens want to establish a Māori based Whānau Court. This follows a call from kaumātua from Te Puea Marae to have the pending court case against their chair Hurimoana Dennis heard on a marae.
Expanded Treaty Grounds building reopens
Imagine completing seven marathons in seven days. That's exactly what a number of brave people have committed to. They're doing ti to take a stand against sexual violence. The campaign is being run in Kaikohe, Kaitaia and Auckland.
Known child abuse and neglect has more than doubled in Whangarei in the past two years it has been revealed, as the Government announces sweeping legislative changes in an attempt to stem "horrific" rates of family violence.
Kaitaia teen wins $10,000 scholarship to create youth space
A Northland teenager who wants to ensure no more lives are lost to suicide has now won a $10,000 scholarship to go towards creating a hub for youth in Kaitaia.
Te Aute revive old waiata through festival
The Te Aute College Song and Haka Festival is a competition that aims to revive many of its old songs that are no longer being sung. An inaugural event that will see old boys and girls come from all over the country.
Potential for NZ primary industries in India
Prime Minister John Key met with the Indian Prime Minister on Wednesday to talk about establishing a Fair Trade Agreement (FTA) between the two countries. Federation of Māori Authorities (FOMA) chair Traci Houpapa says such an agreement will reap rewards for Māori, but will India be receptive to it?
Marewa Glover says her fighting genes get her into trouble
Marewa Glover says her blend of Irish and Ngāpuhi fighting genes get her into trouble. But they haven't done a bad job of giving her the strength and stamina to keep up the fight for Māori health.
Māori tech companies look for US boost
The Government hopes next week's trip to the United States by Māori technology companies and iwi investors will lead to export sales and inspire young Māori to enter the industry.
HE HUINGA / EVENTS
Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi O Ngāpuhi AGM 2016
@Saturday 29 October, Pukerata Marae, Mangatawa Road, Otaua. The whakatau is at 9.30am.