Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 25 August

Te Kāea reporters Wikitōria Day and Raniera Harrison bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.

Here's what was discussed today:

* Waikato University new course for te reo assessment during Te Matatini

* Vogue US has sights set on Māori designer Kharl WiRepa

* Keven Mealamu to become new NZ Rugby Ambassador

Tune in to Te Kāea later today at 5:30pm with live subtitles, and 7pm (repeat).