1 Mar 2014

Tamati Coffey to stand for Labour

3:37 pm on 1 March 2014

Former television presenter Tamati Coffey has been nominated for selection as a candidate for the Labour Party.

Mr Coffey, who was a roving weather reporter for Television New Zealand's Breakfast programme, has also hosted entertainment shows Dancing with the Stars and New Zealand's Got Talent.

Announcing his political aspirations in a tweet, Mr Coffey said he would like to be Labour's next Rotorua MP.