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Paakiwaha Promo 28th August 2017

Paakiwaha Promo 28th August 2017


Paakiwaha is an exciting weekly current affairs programme from a Maori perspective. Paakiwaha is hosted today by Dale Husband and broadcast by Radio Waatea with funding from New Zealand on Air.

This week Dale talks to Hone Sadler about the 13 hui that Tuhoronuku are holding this month throughout the country to discuss their settlement process and next steps. Other guests include Kararaina Cribb, CEO Kohanga Reo Trust who discusses the challenges ahead for the Trust and kohanga reo throughout the country; Pita Tipene of Te Kotahitanga o nga hapu o Ngapuhi is meeting with beneficiaries in Te Waipounamu to talk about their claim; Anarina Masters Herewini of Te Ohu mana Rangatahi speaks about the aspirations of young Maori as we head into the General Elections on 23 September; Rob Green of Heritage Taranaki previews their new app that provides information about the involvement of Taranaki people in the 1860s land wars and Nanaia Mahuta explains why she thinks the Kingitanga is at risk.

Political reporter Corrin Dann comments on current Parliamentary issues and sports commentator Ken Laban provides his sports roundup for the weekOn Radio Waatea 603AM on Mondays 10am- 12 noon and on selected iwi and community radio stations

So tune into yet another lively thought provoking and debate packed programme or live stream at www.waatea603am.co.nz<http://www.waatea603am.co.nz/>

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