Tagata Pasifika

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NZ teams at the Kabaddi World Cup

The inaugural indoor Kabaddi World Cup is underway in Malaysia featuring 56 teams from all over the world including two from New Zealand. New Zealand Women's team have already made a name for themselves internationally, but this is the first time we've sent a Men's squad. Karima caught up with them before they left.

Pacific News – 4 June 2016

Alfred Cowley urges the government to vote for Sunday bakery trading, first Tongan Judge Mina Wharepouri, new Cook Islands Health Clinic opens in South Auckland, MIT celebrates opening of new Pasifika Centre, Seuili Terri Leo- Mau’u and advanced screening for 1926 silent film Moana (based on the village life of Safune) in Samoa.

TAGATA PASIFIKA: Pacific News 29 April 2017

Le Va cautions viewers on tv series 13 Reasons; Niue government talks with airline to secure air service; Cook Islands and Niuean communities hold ANZAC day commemorations this week; Victor Rodgers launches new book; Dame Valerie Adams; Joseph Parker; Check out this week’s round-up of Pacific News brought to you by Seinafolava Sanele Chadwick

Pacific News – 16 July 2016

Gabriel Makhlouf (CEO Treasury), Su’a Kevin Thomsen (Pacific Advisor, Treasury), Samoa’s Head of State Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Visit to NZ, TA, TONOA’I Reupena Micheal Tanoa’i, Free breakfast club for GPS Kolomotu’a students, Moana Moeka’a (author), Music is Love first online telethon fundraiser for Te Puea Marae, Three Houses Down – Charlie Pomee. Presented by […]

Nukualofa Film Festival

A special report on the development of film making in Tonga at the first Nukualofa Film Festival.

Tagata Pasifika Pacific News 23 May 2015

2015 Budget – How it affects Pacific People in NZ; Tongan protest against CDAW; 40Hour Famine; Samoan Language Week; MIT Graduation; Fiji Sevens; Manu Tuilagi

New time slot for Tagata Pasifika 2014

Don’t you just hate staying up late to watch Tagata Pasifika and you end up missing it? Well we got some great news we have a new time slot on a different day.

Ami Pepe is working towards becoming the Tony Robbins of the Pacific

Ami Pepe wants to be a Motivational Speaker. His pathway to reach his goal includes joining the Manukau Toastmasters Club to improve his skills in Public speaking. English is his second language but it’s a barrier that he’s overcome. In just one year of being in Toastmasters he has made it the the National finals […]