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Native Affairs

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Mondays 8.30pm. Wednesdays, 10.30pm (R)

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 include 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: The Gift, Ron Mark Interview, Koha Shed in Whanganui, Media Panel, and Sister Act. 

Native Affairs

An Easter Monday special - Native Affairs hosts a live one hour discussion on the future of our flag. We also feature work by Māori artists Tracey Tawhiao, Zarahn Southon, Natasha Keating and Sophia Minson whose designs will be auctioned off, with proceeds going to support UNICEF’s Cyclone Pam humanitarian appeal.

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