Kiwibank Chief Executive assures customers despite recent outages

Kiwibank Chief Executive assures customers despite recent outages

Steve Jurkovich, Kiwibank Chief Executive, has assured customers despite outages that have caused significant disruption to services since September. The bank had experienced intermittent issues with Internet Banking, Phone, App, and Website systems. It did not describe the initial cause. Other organisations such as ANZ Bank, New Zealand Post, MetService...

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Road reopened in Tauranga following pre-planned Police search warrant

Road reopened in Tauranga following pre-planned Police search warrant

Police this morning closed a road briefly to undertake a pre-planned search warrant operation in Tauranga. The road was closed near the junction of Fraser Street and Fifteenth Avenue, with cordons in place to divert traffic through side streets and around the intersection to keep the scene clear at about...

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Driver of vehicle dies after crashing into power pole in Riverton

Driver of vehicle dies after crashing into power pole in Riverton

Police have confirmed one sole occupant of a vehicle died after crashing into a power pole yesterday evening in Riverton, Southland. Emergency services were notified of the crash shortly after 8pm. The vehicle crashed on Brook Street, killing the driver of the vehicle. The Serious Crash Unit was advised of...

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Two cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Christchurch

Two cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Christchurch

The Ministry of Health reports two new cases of Covid-19 confirmed to have tested positive last evening in Christchurch. The two positive cases reside in the same household, with one member recently returning from Auckland. A local public health unit will gather more information about the cases this morning to...

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