30 May 2024

More than a thousand demonstrate in Wellington over government policies affecting Māori

From Midday Report, 12:15 pm on 30 May 2024

More than a thousand people are gathering at the Wellington train station to march to parliament as part of a nationwide protest against the government's policies.

Forty different hīkoi, backed by Te Pāti Māori, have been taking place from Kaitaia to Invercargill throughout the day. 

One of the organisers, Hohepa Thompson who is also known as Hori spoke to Charlotte Cook.