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November 22, 2021

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 22, 2021) - Speaker Tony Akoak today announced that the Legislative Assembly’s Full Caucus has confirmed that the House is scheduled to reconvene on Monday, February 21, 2022, for its winter sitting. The date will be formally confirmed by way of Proclamation.

November 18, 2021

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 17, 2021) - Nunavut’s Speaker, Premier and Members of the Executive Council were chosen today by the Nunavut Leadership Forum. The Forum consists of all MLAs.

Tony Akoak, MLA for Gjoa Haven, was acclaimed as Speaker.

Three Members accepted nominations to serve as Premier. P.J. Akeeagok, MLA for Iqaluit-...

November 15, 2021

IQALUIT, Nunavut (November 15, 2021) - The Legislative Assembly’s Caucus today announced the date and format for the 2021 Nunavut Leadership Forum. The Forum consists of all MLAs.

The Forum will be held in the Chamber of the Legislative Assembly, beginning at 10:00am (EST) on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. The selection of the Speaker,...

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