Native Affairs – Settlement Struggles

By Maiki Sherman

It's expected to be the country's largest Treaty settlement, but seven years in and Ngāpuhi can't even reach an agreement amongst themselves.

Ngāpuhi was the first iwi to sign the Treaty of Waitangi, but is now one of the last to settle its grievances with the Crown.

So, what's the hold up? Our reporter Maiki Sherman sits down with two of the major players who lay it all out on the table.