Reporters Kimi Kaire-Melbourne and Rahia Timutimu bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.
In today's news:
* Russell Norman stands down, Marama Davidson to join the Green Party in Parliament
* Hohepa Smith wins Apprentice Butcher Competenz Nationals
* Monty Betham speaks about upcoming title match
* Code programme to finish at the end of this season
Tune in to Te Kāea later today at 5:30pm with live subtitles, and 7pm (repeat).