Te Korowai o Ngaruahine Trust Outcome of the election review

for the Okahu-Inuwai Hapu election

This is to advise that the Electoral Review Committee (ERC) has completed their review of the Okahu-Inuwai election and the outcome is:

1. There is insufficient evidence of a failure in the Electoral Process for the Okahu-Inuwai Election to be considered invaild/void.

2. The ERC is satisfied that the 2020 Trustee Election was generally carried out in accordance with the requirements of the Deed and accepted best practice for election management and that the declared result was valid: and

3. The successful candidates for the Okahu-Inuawai (Me Etehi Atu) hapū election were John Henry Te Urikore Katene Hooker and Ngawai Hernandez-Walden.
The review is now completed and a copy of the ERC report is available on the website under Election 2020.


Allie Hemara-Wahanui
Pouhautū (General Manager)