Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of Canada

IQALUIT, Nunavut (September 8, 2022) - Speaker Tony Akoak today issued the following statement:

 “Earlier this year, Nunavummiut celebrated together in recognition of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, which marked seven decades of extraordinary service to the peoples of the Commonwealth. Today, we are united in grief at the news of the passing of Her Majesty. On behalf of all Members of the Legislative Assembly, I express our profound sorrow.”

Flags have been half-masted at the Legislative Assembly Precinct and a book of condolences will be available for signing on Friday, September 9, 2022.


For more information:
John Quirke, Clerk of the Legislative Assembly
Tel: (867) 975-5105