National Radio 8am Bulletin
Delamere Sacking – Death – East Timor – Nuclear Power – Expensive Pen – Tennis
DELAMERE SACKING: ACT leader Richard Prebble says Donna Awatere Huata will go if she is involved in the immigration scheme which led to Tuariki Delamere being sacked. Donna;s husband is believed to have been involved.
DEATH: The Medical Association is welcoming a call from the coroner for training in the proper procedures for death certificates and training for embalmers.
EAST TIMOR: Indonesia is denying that its troops are delaying refugees from returning from West Timor.
NUCLEAR POWER: Chernobyl Nuclear Power station is to be turned on again. Power tests are reportedly underway already. The Ukraine had promised to close the power plant.
EXPENSIVE PEN: The pen Edward VIII used to sign his abdication has been sold for $20,000.
TENNIS: Andre Agassi has had his first win of the year over Pete Sampras.