The Trough Monitor: Nanaia Mahuta dishes out $1.2m housing investment to community near Wairoa

The Point of Order Trough Monitor tells us Nanaia Mahuta has been dishing out our money under one of the Government’s many redistribution programmes.

She announced the handout in a statement headed Minister congratulates Raupunga on commitment to housing initiatives.

Māori Development Minister Hon Nanaia Mahuta today announced a further $1.2m investment in the small community of Raupunga, in the Hawkes Bay.

This investment will be used to construct a five home papakāinga on the Lemuel Te Urupu Whānau Trust’s ancestral land along with much needed housing repairs.

The land is substantially Māori freehold with some general title land returned to Ngāti Pāhauwera as part of a Treaty settlement.

Mahuta congratulated Raupunga on making significant steps towards its vision of being a confident, vibrant and prosperous community. Continue reading “The Trough Monitor: Nanaia Mahuta dishes out $1.2m housing investment to community near Wairoa”