Watch the livestream of the tangi, courtesy of Radio Ngati Porou.
Whanau, friends, iwi and former political colleagues are among the hundreds of people at the tangi for Labour MP Parekura Horomia this morning.
Mr Horomia died on Monday and his tangi is taking place at Hauiti Marae in Tolaga Bay.
His funeral service and burial will take place on Saturday.
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