Information sought from Taxi driver on Panmure homicide
Information sought from Taxi driver in relation to
Police investigating the homicide of
27 year-old Nathan Albert wish to speak to a Taxi driver
that sometime between 3.30am and 4.00am on Tuesday 01
January 2013 uplifted the victim Mr Nathan ALBERT from the
lower end of the Auckland Central Business District (In the
vicinity of Fort Street, Fort Lane and Customs Street West)
and then delivered him to Pilkington Road Panmure.
Albert died after being stabbed in Pilkington Rd, Panmure
shortly after 4am on New Year's Day.
Mark Benefield also advises that no weapon has been
recovered and he appeals to residents in the vicinity that
if they come across a knife or sharp instrument foreign to
their property to call Police.
People can call Operation
Terri on 0800 4 TERRI or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800
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On First Time Voting (Centre Right)
For the next two days, I’m turning my column over to two guest columnists who are first time voters. I’ve asked them to explain why they were voting, for whom and what role they thought their parental upbringing had played in shaping their political beliefs ; and at the end, to choose a piece of music.
One guest columnist will be from the centre right, one from the centre left. Today’s column is from the centre right – by James Penn:
As someone who likes to consider himself, in admittedly vainglorious fashion, a considered and rational actor, the act of voting for the first time is a somewhat confusing one. I know that my vote has a close to zero chance of actually influencing the outcome of Parliament. The chance I will cast the marginal vote that adds to National or Act’s number of seats in Parliament is miniscule. The chance, even if I did, that doing so would affect the government makes voting on a strictly practical level even more spurious as a worthwhile exercise.
But somehow I have spent a large amount of time (perhaps detrimentally so, depending on the outcome of my upcoming exams) agonising over how to cast my first vote in a national election. More>>