"I've made a lot of mistakes in my life... many. But none have ever been as big as my comebacks."
Malo Luafutu, better known as Scribe, has failed to appear in court to face drug and weapons charges.
The rapper is wanted on serious drugs charges, Auckland pastor preaches hate speech and deadly mudslides in Sierra Leone.
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