Plane with ministers Kelvin Davis and Willie Jackson on board turns around for medical emergency

Cabinet Ministers Kelvin Davis and Willie Jackon were on board a flight from Wellington to Auckland that turned around because of a medical emergency today.

As a result, Mr Davis, the Minister for Crown/Maori Affairs, and Mr Jackson, Minister of Employment have had to delay an announcement in South Auckland that was scheduled for 9am.

There have been delays at Auckland Airport
Plane (file). Source: 1 NEWS

The pair was making a post-budget announcement at Te Kura Māori o Ngā Tapuwae school in Mangere East.

Waiariki MP Tamati Coffey, Northland-based MP Willow-Jean Prime and Māngere MP and Minister for Pacific Peoples Aupito William Sio were also scheduled to attend. 

Source: Labour Party.

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