Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 9 November

By Jessica Tyson, Te Rina Kowhai

Our Rereātea Online News Team brings you a breakdown of the latest news of the day, live from the Māori Television newsroom.

We bring you the winners from last night's Massey University’s Ngā Kupu Ora Awards: Celebrating Māori Books and Journalism, including Native Affairs' Renee Kahukura Iosefa, who took home the journalist of the year award.

Finalists for the prestigious 2017 Aotearoa Māori Sports Awards have also been announced.

And NCEA and scholarship exams begin today, with more than 146,000 students participating.

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The Te Kāea team will have a variety of stories on Te Reo at 5:00pm and 6:30 on Māori Television.