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140911 E Mara E Pānui - 11 September 2014







Asset Holding Company Buys Shares in Quota

Ngāpuhi Asset Holding Company joins Te Ohu Kaimoana and Aotearoa Fisheries Ltd to buy Anton's quota. Read more in the Chair's report online.  

Ngāpuhi Chair Contests Ngāti Hine Representation

Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi Chair Rāniera (Sonny) Tau has contested Ngāti Hine's move to be represented in the powerful Iwi Chairs Forum. Read more in the Chair's report online.

Te Ture Whenua Review Round 2 

The next round of consultation on the review of the Te Ture Whenua Act is set to begin. Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi Chair Rāniera (Sonny) Tau says it's critical for Ngāpuhi to participate. Read more in the Chair's report online.

Ngāpuhi Sign Up to Charter

The Chair of Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi has signed up to the E Tu Whānau Charter on behalf of Ngāpuhi.  Read about the charter here.  Read more in the Chair's report online.

Major Issues for Iwi in TOKM Review

The Deputy Chair of Te Ohu Kaimoana says there are major issues for iwi in the review of the Māori fisheries legislation. Read more...

Te Tai Tokerau Candidates Talk About Unemployment

Labour's Kelvin Davis talks about partnering with industry, while the Māori Party's Te Hira Paenga says the answer is in education and training. Read more...

Māori Party Advocates WOF on Rentals

The Māori Party says it would make warrants of fitness compulsory on all rental properties within three years. Read more...

Cracks Emerge in the Internet-Mana Alliance

A leaked email exposes philosophical differences within the Internet-Mana camps. Read more...

Kapa Haka Driving Voters to Vote

Kapa haka is the latest vehicle being used to drive Māori to vote in this year's election. Watch the video...

Mistrust Driving Māori TV Rumours

Mistrust is behind the rumours of pending job losses at Māori TV. Read more...

Māori Honoured at Government House

Ngai Takoto chief negotiator Rangitane Marsden was amongst those recognised as part of the investitures at Government House this week. Read more...

Te Reo Needs More Support

More than half the 17,000 Māori respondents to an online survey say the Māori language needs more support. Watch the video...

Call for Iwi to Forge Alliances

The chair of a recent Māori economic development hui says iwi need to forge alliances with one another and other indigenous groups to create a new economic force. Read more...

'Kia Ora' for Free Dental Checks

A Māori dentist working in West Auckland is offering free check ups for customers booking appointments by saying 'kia ora.' Watch the video...

Māori Films Create a Buzz at International Festival

Māori films showcased at the Toronto International Film Festival received a warm reception Ngā Aho Whakaari Chair Kim Muriwai said. Read more...

Kaitaia Artist Exhibits Alongside 'Rockstar Uncle'

Kaitaia artist Kiri Clark got to exhibit her work alongside her 'rockstar uncle,' the late Ralph Hotere.Read more...

Call for More Support for Māori Sport

Māori Sports Awards Chief Executive says he wants Government to do more to support Māori sport.Watch the video...


  • Ngāpuhi settlement entity, Tūhoronuku Independent Mandated Authority, is advertising for negotiators.  Applications close 5pm, September 26. Go here for more.

  • A special general meeting of Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki Whangarei will be held on Thursday, October 2, for the election of proxy trustee and secretary. Go here for contact details and the agenda.
  • Ngāpuhi ki Waitemata will hold its AGM on Saturday, October 4, at Te Piringatahi o te Maungarongo Marae, Luckens Rd, Westhaven, starting at 9:30AM. Go here for more details.
  • Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi board meeting is on Monday, September 15, at 16 Mangakāhia Rd, Kaikohe.
  • Ngāpuhi ki te Hauāuru Takiwā is meeting Tuesday, September 16 starting at 6pm, at Ngai Tawake Marae, near Kaikohe.
  • Te Takiwā o Ngāpuhi ki Whangarei has its monthly meeting at Pehiaweri Marae, Whangarei, on Tuesday September 16, starting at 6pm.
  • Ngā Ngaru o Hokianga Takiwā is meeting at 5:30PM on Wednesday, September 17 at Waiwhatawhata Marae, near Omapere.
  • Ngāpuhi ki Waitemata Takiwa has its regular hui at Te Piringatahi o te Maungarongo Marae, Luckens Rd, Westhaven, starting at 6:30PM on Thursday, September 18.


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