26 Jun 2015

Te Manu Korihi News for 26 June 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 8:46 am on 26 June 2015

The Green Party co-leader, Metiria Turei, is blaming Māori Television's Chief Executive, Paora Maxwell, for the loss of four highly regarded reporters and producers over the last four weeks; A Māori language immersion school in Whanganui has been so badly affected by the recent flood, that it's sending its pupils to another school across town for their lessons; An anti-violence community agency in West Auckland says Maori children tend to stay longer in foster care, because it's difficult to find the right cultural match for them; A Whanganui iwi based in Raetihi is running a campaign for the next two weeks seeking the mandate from its iwi members to represent them in Treaty settlement negotiations with the Crown.