Photo / File After a lengthy and challenging journey due to the extreme weather conditions, Titewhai Harawira has arrived home to Te Tai Tokerau for her tangi today.
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Titewhai Harawira dies aged 90
Prominent Northland rangatira Titewhai Harawira (Ngāti Hau, Ngāti Wai, Ngāti Hine) has died aged 90.
'We own this whenua'- Titewhai Harawira on nearing 90 years of activism
Formidable is the word frequently used to describe Titewhai Harawira.
Titewhai calls for peace at Waitangi
Ngāpuhi matriarch Titewhai Harawira is calling for peace at Waitangi Day celebrations this year.
Titewhai Harawira says Ngāpuhi must unite
Ngāpuhi must unite under the authority of its forebears. That's the wish from prominent Ngāpuhi elder Titewhai Harawira on the eve of the 175th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi by her ancestors.
Kuia stand off at Waitangi
A stand off at the gateway of Te Tii Marae between Titewhai Harawira and newly appointed consort, Ani Taurua kept the Prime Minister waiting for at least half an hour today. After the delay he was finally escorted onto the Marae and although many hoped it would be sorted in time what eventuated was a war among wāhine.
PM staying out of row
Prime Minister John Key has announced that he's leaving it up to Te Tii elders to choose his escort on to the marae.
Titewhai defies Ngāpuhi kaumātua
It was clear to see Titewhai Harawira's response to a plea from some Ngāpuhi kaumātua for her to stand aside in guiding dignitaries onto Te Tii Marae during Waitangi.
Will Titewhai guide Key onto Waitangi?
As Waitangi Day steadily approaches a spat has broken out between Titewhai Harawira and the elders of Te Tii Marae who say it’s time for her to relinquish her role as the Prime Minister's escort. However the self proclaimed matriarch says she won’t be wasting time on the spat as there is a far more important issue to advocate.