Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Minister Andrew Little has confirmed the recent Whakatōhea ratification vote demonstrated enough support to enter into a settlement with the Crown.
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Whakatōhea accepts $100 million treaty settlement
Members of Whakatōhea have voted to accept the Crown's $100 million settlement offer, marking an end to one of the longest-running and most contentious iwi settlements, with the initial offer of $4
Whakatōhea iwi votes against Treaty settlement split
Members of Te Ūpokorehe protest their inclusion in the Whakatōhea Treaty settlement at the initialling of the settlement in December. Photo: Troy Baker via LDR
'New dawn' for Whakatōhea as settlement ratification process begins
For two of the leaders of the Whakatōhea Treaty of Waitangi claims process, this week's initialling of the Deed of Settlement has been a near lifelong mission.
Mataatua kapa haka performers called to enrol for voting this year
One of Whakatōhea's prominent voices on the kapa haka stage is calling for fellow performers across Mataatua to enrol to vote in this year's election.
Iwi unite to dominate seafood industry
Watch out for a new force in the industry based on 40 years of work.
Whakatōhea hapū upset trust board lifting rāhui for 'commercial activities'
Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board will lift their rāhui throughout Whakatōhea rohe moana put in place following the Whakaari White Island eruption at a special dawn blessing in two days time.
Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti: Behind the lines
Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti are gearing up for Te Matatini and Te Kāea takes you behind the scenes for an exclusive sneak-peak to hear about the themes of their performance.
Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board welcomes investigation
Māori Development Minister Nanaia Mahuta has ordered an investigation into the Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board after receiving a number of complaints and requests from beneficiaries.
Whakatōhea Day 2: Urgent tribunal hearing underway
A Whakatōhea claimant is disputing the tribes treaty settlement process and says hapū should play a major role in negotiating directly with the Crown.