Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea- Midday News Bytes 2 August

By Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne, Moana Makapelu Lee

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

Today Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne and Moana Makapelu-Lee take you through the top stories of the day: 

The Māori Party has refused to endorse Helen Clark for the role of Secretary General of the UN, while former leader Tariana Turia has come out in support of her bid.

Portia Woodman is following the track to success as she competes with NZ Sevens team at the Rio Olympics.

In netball, successful coach Noeline Taurua will head overseas. She has signed a two-year contract to coach a new side in the new Australian national competition. 

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.