Newstalk ZB staff reports
Hughes to Anardarko: Wish you weren’t here
Wish you weren’t here. That’s the message Green MP Gareth Hughes is taking to United States oil giant Anadarko in a new campaign against offshore drilling.
Mr Hughes is travelling the country with a billboard take-off of an Auckland street artist’s work.
He says it is a message on behalf of New Zealanders who are opposed to oil and gas drilling.
“The Government’s done everything they can to bend over backwards for the industry. We’ve tried on many occasions to convince the Government to stop this risky practice.
“We’re sending Anadarko a message they’re not welcome in New Zealand.”
Garry, I don’t know why you are so keen on New Zealand remaining an impoverished nation while we’re sitting on resources and the means to do something about it.
You are a complete Luddite. Â Read more »