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Tairawhiti Police Respond To Firearms Incidents

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Attributed to Tairawhiti Area Commander Inspector Sam Aberahama. Tairawhiti Police are investigating, and several people have been charged, following firearms incidents in Wairoa. An incident yesterday on Lucknow Street, Wairoa, involved shots being … Read more »

Over $470k Forfeited Following Gisborne Methamphetamine Investigation

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Detective Inspector Craig Hamilton, Manager: Asset Recovery Units: Over $470,000 has been forfeited following an investigation into methamphetamine dealing in Gisborne. Three people were convicted in Gisborne District Court between November 2019 and … Read more »

Upokongaro School Netball Courts Get Resurfaced

Press Release – NZ Community Trust

Upokongaro School has been granted $18,000 by New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT) towards an upgrade of its concrete netball courts to a multi-sport turf, including shock pads. Spokesperson Yvonne Leitch-Heggie commented, On behalf of the Board, … Read more »

Leader Of The Opposition’s State Of The Nation Speech

Speech – New Zealand National Party

Kia ora and thank you for that welcome. It is a pleasure to be here. Thank you to the Rotary Club of Auckland and the EMA for hosting me at this first event in your centenary year. National and Rotary share many common principles, including community … Read more »

Emergency Powers Needed To Solve Housing Crisis

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

National is calling on the Government to introduce urgent temporary legislation to make housing easier to build, and has offered to support the law change through Parliament. At her State of the Nation speech in Auckland today, Leader of the Opposition … Read more »

Collins Outlines Priorities For A Better New Zealand

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

New Zealand needs to harness the upheaval caused by Covid-19 to drive meaningful change, Leader of the Opposition Judith Collins says. In her State of the Nation speech at the launch of Rotary Aucklands centenary celebration today, Ms Collins … Read more »

Immediate Action Needed To Avoid Further Lockdowns

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

Cabinet should agree today to match Australias schedule and fast-track the vaccination of all frontline workers and border staff, including those who work in MIQ, Leader of the Opposition Judith Collins and Nationals Covid-19 Response spokesperson … Read more »

Vaping Regulations Consultation Opens Today

Press Release – Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Health is encouraging New Zealanders to have their say and provide feedback on draft regulations under the Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products Act through an online consultation that opens today. An amendment to the Smokefree … Read more »

Dolphins, Discrimination And The Government’s “Complicity By Silence”

Press Release – Palestine Solidarity Network Aotearoa

With new revelations of the appalling racism behind Israels refusal to provide Covid-19 vaccines to 4.5 million Palestinians under its occupation and control, PSNA has renewed our call for the government to speak out alongside the United Nations … Read more »

School Strike 4 Climate NZ’s January 26th 100 Days 4 Action Rally

Press Release – School Strike 4 Climate

The Youth of NZ will be standing up for climate action once again, on January 26th outside of Parliament for School Strike 4 Climate NZs 100 Days 4 Action campaign rally. COVID-19 may have stopped us in our tracks in the past. However, I tend … Read more »

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