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David Tua Could Soon Begin His Political Career

David Tua has met with the Maori Party to discuss whether he might stand at next year's election.

The New Zealand Herald reports the retired boxer met with party general manager Norm McKenzie and vice president Donna Gardiner for more than two hours at a North Shore cafe.

The discussion went as far as talking about whether he would stand in a general seat in South Auckland. It's believed David Tua will come back to the Maori Party in the new year with a decision. He voiced support for the party’s work during a televison interviewed during last month’s Maori Sports Awards.

Tua, 41-years-old, retired from the ring after last month’s unanimous points loss against Belarusian giant Alexander Ustinov.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TyrantT316 on 12-27-2013

[QUOTE=joe strong;14073483]he couldn't organize his own personal finances so how is he too look after his town or country?[/QUOTE] You can bet that will come up from his opponents during election

Comment by joe strong on 12-27-2013

he couldn't organize his own personal finances so how is he too look after his town or country?

Comment by Trudoe the.. on 12-27-2013

.......................David Tua WASN'T RETIRED prior to last month??? SMH.

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