Shilo Kino

Shilo Kino (Ngāpuhi, Tainui) is a journalist based in Tauranga. She is passionate about indegenous voices and has completed her first novel as part of the Te Papa Tupu programme for Maori authors, run by Huia Publishers. Shilo also speaks fluent Mandarin from serving a mission for her Church.

Mar 23, 2019

I’m struggling to be a journalist in New Zealand right now

The media needs to take some responsibility for the prejudice that Muslims have faced in New Zealand, writes Shilo Kino. 

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Sep 14, 2017

My te reo Māori journey: Shilo Kino

This Te Wiki o Te Reo we’re sharing the stories of New Zealanders who have challenged themselves to learn te reo Māori. Today: journalist Shilo Kino writes about finding her way home through studying Mandarin.

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