Moana Jackson was a New Zealand Māori lawyer who specialized in constitutional law, the Treaty of Waitangi and international indigenous issues.
Jackson has a Ngāti Kahungunu and Ngāti Porou descent.
He served as Director of Ngā Kaiwhakamarama I Ngā Ture, meaning the Māori Legal Service, which he co-founded in 1987.
Born on October 10, 1945, in Hastings, New Zealand, Moana passed away on March 31, 2022, at the age of 76 in Waimana, New Zealand.
Meanwhile, William Wakatere Jackson commonly known as William Jackson, is a New Zealand politician, former broadcaster and Urban Māori chief executive who was born in 1961.
William Jackson served as an Alliance MP from 1999 to 2002 and was elected as a Labour MP in 2017.
His parents are June Jackson and Bob Jackson.
Is Moana Jackson related to Willie Jackson?
Moana Jackson is indeed related to Willie Jackson. Moana is the uncle of Willie Jackson. This makes Willie Jackson an apparent nephew of Moana Jackson.