Kiingitanga, Tainui won't rule out Ihumātao buy-back

From Checkpoint, 5:08 pm on 23 August 2019

Waikato-Tainui and the Kiingitanga have not ruled out buying back Ihumātao to put an end to the Māori land dispute in south Auckland.

But they say no deal has been struck despite rumours that they're about to reach into their own pocket to fix the problem.

RNZ Māori news correspondent Leigh-Marama McLachlan reports.