Story: Ngāti Porou

Mōkena Kōhere

Mōkena Kōhere

Another Ngāti Porou leader who emerged to quell the opposing Hauhau forces was Mōkena Kōhere. He helped re-establish the authority of Ngāti Porou in its homeland.

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Tamati Muturangi Reedy, 'Ngāti Porou - New leaders', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 September 2021)

Story by Tamati Muturangi Reedy, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017