A woman who was punished for speaking her native tongue at school has received a Queen's Service Medal for her contribution to the Kōhanga Reo Movement and revitalisation of Te Reo. 85-year-old Herita Toko was recognised for her efforts at Government House in Auckland.
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Hundreds turned out to Wainuiōmata Marae today to farewell Henrietta Maxwell, a woman who loved te reo Māori and was a huge supporter of the Kōhanga Reo movement.