Category: Alfred Ngaro

Open letter to Su’a: “I’m proud of a National Government supporting the aspirations of Pacific families and communities

Yesterday our Government announced a funding boost of $19 million which will allow an extra 940 students to attend Trades Academies from 2016. This means more opportunities for Pacific youth to achieve aspirations, become skilled, employable and have a brighter future Alfred Ngaro, National MP.

Open letter to Alfred: Is this really the bright future promised to our Pasifika people?

How many of our people have benefitted from the jobs Alfred Ngaro claims have been created? Are they among the 11.3 per cent of our people unemployed when the New Zealand average is 5.9 per cent? Are they surviving by cobbling together two or three casual jobs to make ends meet? asks Su’a William Sio.

NZ govt plays mum on West Papua position heading to Pacific leaders summit

West Papua is one of five priority items confirmed for Pacific leaders to discuss and decide on a course of action when they meet in Papua New Guinea next month. A visit by a...

NZ parliament’s Poto Williams: Daughter for the Return Home

Member of Parliament, Poto Williams, is one of those rare individuals that has right of claim to writing parts of history. When she won last year’s Christchurch East by-election, she became the first Cook Islands...