21 Oct 2011

Manu Korihi News for 21 October 2011

From Checkpoint, 5:46 pm on 21 October 2011

A private training institute which trains Maori Anglican ministers has failed to meet standards set by the New Zealand Qualification Authority; A Te Arawa hapu wants water-level control gates at a Rotorua lake replaced to help stop some Marae and urupa from being occasionally flooded when there's heavy rain; A volunteer helping to clear the oil covered and littered beaches on Motiti Island, says the clean-up teams can't everywhere - because of the jagged coastline; A director of a largest Maori-owned fishing company says Maori have the ability to be trained to work in deepsea fishing - but finding the right people is challenging.