Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea- Midday News Bytes 5 August

By Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne, Wikitōria Day

Rereātea brings you the latest news live from the Māori Television newsroom.

Today Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne and Wikitōria Day take you through the top stories of the day:

The woman who died after reportedly being thrown out of a car outside a Western Australia health centre was 27-year-old Peta Fairhead, also known as Raupua Heke Diaz. She was of Ngāti Hine descent. 

Iwi leaders have this morning signed a covenant promising to protect the nation’s children.

A 38-year-old man will appear in the Kaitaia District Court today charged in relation to the death of a man in Te Kao last night.

Tune in to Māori Television at 5:30 for all the details on all of our top stories, or visit our website, Facebook or Twitter page.