A second government agency examines the contract awarded to the company of the husband of Minister Mahuta

A DoC spokesperson declined to answer questions about the contract outside of the OIA process. Photo/Michael Craig

A second government agency is reviewing the process by which it hired Ka Awatea Services, a consultancy company wholly owned by Gannin Ormsby, the husband of government minister Nanaia Mahuta.

In November 2020, the Department of