Press Statement from the Maori Party

18 Jan 2011


“I have communicated with Hone Harawira to inform him of the complaint, and I have sent him a copy of the complaint.”


“I have also communicated with the Chair of the Te Tai Tokerau Electorate Council, as our Constitution requires.


“Hone Harawira will be accorded natural justice and the right to respond to the complaint.”


“We are seeking an early meeting between affected parties to try and resolve the issues raised by the complaint, as our Constitution requires. The Council has requested the Te Tai Tokerau Electorate Council to call an urgent hui this Friday, 21 January.”


“We have invited Hone Harawira, Te Ururoa Flavell on behalf of the complainants, and the Chair of the Te Tai Tokerau Electorate Council to be present at the hui. It will be chaired by the Party’s co Vice President, Ken Mair. The hui will be private and confidential to enhance the chances of successfully resolving the issues in the complaint."


“The Council will be in a position to make further comment after that meeting.”



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