Tauranga Councillor's Waitangi comments spark cries for resignation

Leah Panapa 24/10/2019

Tauranga mayor Tenby Powell has called for one of his councillors to resign for his comments about the Treaty of Waitangi.

Race relations Commissioner Meng Foon has joined the calls for the councillors resignation, local iwi agree.

While campaigning Andrew Hollis said the Treaty of Waitangi was, "past it's use-by-date" calling it, "a joke". Andrew joins Magic Talk Drive to explain why he is resisting calls for his resignation.

You can watch the full interview above.