Monte Ohia

Written By: - Date published: 10:17 am, June 13th, 2008 - Comments Off on Monte Ohia
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It’s sad to learn of the sudden death of Monte Ohia, the Maori Party candidate for Te Tai Tonga.

Ohia was a prominent educationalist and would have been an enourmous asset as an MP. He had been tipped to pose a major challenge this election to Labour’s Mahara Okeroa, to whom he polled a respectable second in 2005.

Our thoughts are with his family.

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