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Native Affairs

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Mondays, 8.30pm. Repeats Wednesdays, 10.30pm (R). Summer Series begins Monday 24 November.

Māori Television's flagship current affairs show, Native Affairs, is presented by award-winning journalist Mihingarangi Forbes (Ngāti Maniapoto, Ngāti Paoa).

The show's accolades includes former presenter, Julian Wilcox, winning top honours at the 2012 New Zealand Television Awards for Best News or Current Affairs Presenter, and Best Presenter: Te Reo Māori for his live funeral coverage of the Venerable Dr Hone Kaa last April.

Winner of the 2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards (AFTA) for Best Current Affairs Series, they were also a 2010 finalist for the CBA-Amnesty International Award for Human Rights Programme at the Commonwealth Broadcasting Association’s annual awards in Johannesburg.


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Native Affairs

Tonight on Native Affairs; We revisit Kim Hansen and Caroline Schipplock, discuss the Labour Leadership – interview with Nanaia Mahuta, an update on the Kōhanga Reo National Trust saga, domestic abuse, panel Ward Kamo and Willy Jackson, concluding with entertainer Tina Cross lending her voice to a campaign to help victims of domestic violence.

Native Affairs

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