Commercial fishers are being warned “people are watching you” as operators allegedly under-reporting catches and unlawfully supplying fish face prosecution.
A Waitangi Tribunal claimant hopes his High Court case will force the government into a fair process granting Māori customary rights over freshwater so bottling export operations can be shut down.
In another leadership change for the country’s largest iwi Ngāpuhi, rūnanga chief executive Lorraine Toki has resigned.
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A friendly reminder that the Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi office will be closed from Tuesday 24 December 2019 and re-opening on Monday 6 January 2020. Meri Kirihimete me ngā Mihi O Te Tau Hou
*Northern Advocate, 18 Dec 2019 Mere Mangu was officially announced as chairwoman of Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi on Tuesday following a tikanga Māori process led by kaumātua where what was best for Ngāpuhi was considered.