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Māori Television mourns the passing of Kingi Ihaka

He kāpia kua katohia nā te Atua, mō āna hua whakapīrata whetū i te rangi.

Māori Television mourns the loss of Kingi Ihaka, kaumātua from Te Aupōuri, and former broadcaster and cultural advisor who passed away surrounded by his whānau in Auckland this morning.

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Peter-Lucas Jones appointed to the Māori Television Board

Experienced broadcaster and digital content leader Peter-Lucas Jones has been appointed to the Māori Television Board. 

The appointment of Mr Jones by Te Pūtahi Paoho, the Electoral College that represents Māori stakeholder interests in the governance of Māori Television, is for a three year period with potential to renew at the end of the term. Mr Jones has tribal affiliations to Ngāti Kahu, Te Rārawa, Ngāi Takoto and Te Aupōuri.

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Unprecedented year of awards for Māori Television Journalists

Tauākī Pāpāho

He tau kei tua o kapenga tēnei mō ngā kaipāpāho o Whakaata Māori. He tau kei tua o kapenga tēnei mō ngā kaipāpāho o Whakaata Māori. Mā ngā whakawhiwhinga angitū e ono mō ngā pūrongo hākinakina, ngā karere o ia rā, ngā take mohoa me ngā kiriata o te tau rua mano te kau mā ono.

E ai ki te Tumuaki Kawepūrongo - Take Mohoa a Maramena Roderick, he inawhai ēnei angitū mō āna kaimahi katoa.

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Māori Television honoured to receive award for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori Champion 2016

Māori Television is honoured to receive the award for Māori Language Week Champion at the Māori Language Awards in New Plymouth this evening. 

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Māori Television is set to host the World Indigenous Television Broadcasters Conference (WITBC) in 2018

Māori Television is set to host the World Indigenous Television Broadcasters Conference (WITBC) in 2018. The announcement was made today during a special welcome ceremony at the opening of the WITBC, hosted by National Indigenous Television (NITV) in Sydney, Australia.

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MĀORI TELEVISION TO RELOCATE TO SOUTH AUCKLAND

Māori Television has selected a south Auckland site as the location for its new headquarters. The building at 433 and 441 East Tāmaki Road, East Tāmaki, has been confirmed following an extensive and thorough evaluation process.

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Audience research wins gold for Māori Television

Efforts to revitalise te reo Māori, through television and digital platforms have been recognised by the New Zealand Research Association.

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Glenn Hawkins appointed to Māori Television board

Chartered Accountant and experienced business leader Glenn Hawkins' appointment to the Māori Television Board has been welcomed by Board Chair Hon Georgina te Heuheu QSO.

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