Rua Kenana 1916

Rua Kenana established his religious community at Maungapōhatu in the Urewera Region in 1907. His arrest in 1916 has been described by some historians as the last action of the New Zealand Wars | Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa. The Rua Kēnana Pardon Bill signed into law in 2019 aimed to restore his mana and reputation. SCIS no. 1966471