Story: Kaihau, Hēnare

Political opponents: from left, Henare Kaihau, Richard Seddon, James Carroll, King Mahuta.

Political opponents

From 1897 Minister of Native Affairs James Carroll (second from right) and Premier Richard Seddon (second from left) came under attack from Henare Kaihau (left), who as MHR for Western Maori and adviser to the third Maori King, Mahuta (right), opposed their policies on Maori land.

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DNZB. 'Kaihau, Hēnare', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 5 December 2023)