Post by Kiwi Frontline on Apr 29, 2021 5:55:24 GMT 12
POLICE REFER MĀORI PARTY TO SERIOUS FRAUD OFFICE OVER DONATIONS
Newshub has learned police have referred the Māori Party to the Serious Fraud Office after it failed to declare hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations on time.
All political donations above $30,000 must be declared to the Electoral Commission within 10 working days, but the Māori Party failed to do so with three large donations made between March and October.
Former Māori Party co-leader John Tamihere donated over $158,000 between March and October last year......