22 Jun 2012

Manu Korihi News for 22 June 2012

From Checkpoint, 5:47 pm on 22 June 2012

Greenpeace and an iwi say they have lost their legal bid to stop or delay oil exploration off the East Coast; The Waitangi National Trust has appointed the current director of the Rotorua Museum of Art and History as it's new chief executive; A combination of Maori and Pakeha cultures are the theme of a digital art exhibition that's opened at the Toi Poneke art gallery yesterday; A speech coach says the regional Maori oratory competition - Nga Manu Korero - gives rangatahi the confidence to stand tall and express themselves - which lasts with them for the rest of their lives.