The former Ports of Auckland boss brought in lawyers to negotiate his exit payout of nearly $1 million, but any details as to why he was given the money remain under wraps.
Auckland's Mayor Phil Goff is furious about the amount of money dished out to Tony Gibson and demanded a 'please explain' from the board.
But that explanation has failed to ease tensions, with Goff saying it 'cannot be justified'.
Nita Blake-Persen reports.
Walk in vaccinations paired with free coffee and kai are on offer for students at Ara institute of Canterbury this week. It's part of the the region's race to hit 90 percent for first doses by Labour Weekend. Our cameraman Nathan McKinnon and reporter Kim Moodie went along. [embed]...
A woman with Covid-19 has handed herself into police after fleeing quarantine in Auckland. She was one of three alleged escapees in quick succession by people quarantining from the community. Our MIQ reporter Katie Todd has the details.
The Chief Ombudsman has launched an investigation into the MIQ system following a flood of complaints. Judge Peter Boshier has recieved more than 800 complaints about the government-run system since July last year. He has previously raised concerns about the systems limited capacity with most...