6 Feb 2021

Waitangi 2021: Ngapuhi Runanga chair Wayne Wharerau

From Waitangi Day 2021, 9:35 am on 6 February 2021
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Photo: RNZ / Jogai Bhatt

It's fair to say that there has been a lot of change recently at the helm of the nations largest iwi, Te Runanga a iwi o Ngapuhi. In November last year, policeman Wayne Wharerau was elected as Chair of the Ngapuhi Runanga, signalling a change in personnel, and possibly the approach, at the top of the organisation.

So what is the vision Wayne Wharerau has for the iwi, and what changes can the iwi expect to see, as it seeks a Treaty settlement? Te Runanga a Iwi o Ngapuhi Chair, Wayne Wharerau, joined Māni and Julian at the Treaty Grounds.

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