Topic: Kōhanga Reo

Kōhanga Reo board member responds

By Maiki Sherman, Ripeka Timutimu

Questions are being asked about the latest revelations on the financial investigations into the Kōhanga Reo National Trust Board, following an investigative report on Native Affairs last night.

$13mil is basically just sitting there gaining interest, tough news for Kōhanga Reo around the country struggling to make financial ends meet.  In addition, it also looked at how loans were being approved to board members and staff.

Another point that had people stunned was the lifetime appointment of board members.

Our reporter, Ripeka Timutimu, has more.