5 Feb 2024

Māori leaders addressing Government at Waitangi

From Midday Report, 12:41 pm on 5 February 2024

Māori leaders have started addressing Government representatives at Waitangi.

There has been a huge show of unity from Māori at this year's Waitangi commemorations as iwi leaders from across the country have journeyed to the grounds.

On Monday morning Kiingitanga representative Rahui Papa has stressed the importance of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, saying it must be honoured. 

RNZ Māori news reporter Pokere Paewai spoke to Ben Strang.