Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 11 September

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).