Chair of National Māori Authority calls for ACC overhaul

Chair of National Māori Authority calls for ACC overhaul

Chair of the National Māori Authority, Matthew Tukaki, has called for a ‘complete overhaul' of ACC following reports that the agency has been showing bias directed at Māori, women and Pacific peoples. For a long time, the Crown entity has shown that bias after an increase of reports were referred...

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One person dead after Vehicle goes into River on West Coast

One person dead after Vehicle goes into River on West Coast

Police report that a single -vehicle was involved in a serious crash on the West Coast, Thursday morning. The crash happened near Harihari on Wanganui Flat Road at around 9.15am. Fire and Emergency appliances responded to the incident including West Coast's ROA rescue Helicopter. Reports indicated that the vehicle went...

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Person dead following fatal single-vehicle Ohakune crash, Manawatū District

Person dead following fatal single-vehicle Ohakune crash, Manawatū District

Emergency services responded to a crash that occurred yesterday afternoon North of Ohakune, Manawatū District. The crash happened on Tohunga Road on State Highway 49 just after 12.30pm. Enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are underway. The road remained closed for a duration of time. Diversions were put in...

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