Text plea to call off Bridges’ expense leak inquiry

Exclusive to Radio New Zealand It is a major development in the saga over who leaked Mr Bridges’ expenses and raises huge questions about the stability of his leadership and disquiet among National MPs. Sources have told RNZ that National Party Leader Simon Bridges and Parliamentary Speaker Trevor Mallard both received an anonymous text message recently from a person claiming…

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Financial Literacy Platform benefits students

Supplied Content Banqer, the online financial literacy platform that sees New Zealand Primary School students paying tax, saving for retirement and buying property, is set for another boost. Kiwibank, which is in its third year of partnering with Banqer, has committed to funding the digital teaching tool so that 3300 Kiwi classrooms can access the platform for free in 2019,…

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Safehouse for victims of family violence in Lautoka

Staff Reporter The Fijian government is to construct a safehouse to accommodate victims of family violence including women and children in Natabua, Lautoka. Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Minister Mereseini Vuniwaqa participated in a foundation ceremony on August 24, 2018. “This is a major milestone in our efforts to tackle the social evil of family violence. The house will shelter…

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