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Native Affairs

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Currently off air.

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

Mihingarangi Forbes presents a special, 90-minute programme marking the final of Native Affairs. We revisit some of the year’s biggest stories, talk to special guests & enjoy live entertainment. (FINAL)

Native Affairs

Mihingarangi Forbes and the award-winning current affairs team investigate regional and national stories from a Māori perspective, as well as international indigenous news.

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