10 Jul 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 10 July 2013

From Checkpoint, 5:47 pm on 10 July 2013

Officials of the Tertiary Education Commission have been accused of wasting the Maori Affairs Select Committee's time and told them to reappear when they're better prepared; The Maori Party is staggered at Labour and National's decision to put a stop to a proposed inquiry into how the 2007 Urewera raids affected local communities; Businesses in the largely Maori community of Kawerau in eastern Bay of Plenty are driving a scheme to get local young people into work; The national museum, Te Papa Tongarewa, has farewelled the Chairman of its board, Sir Wira Gardiner.