Iqaluit, Nunavut (November 4, 2016) – The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) received the following nominations for the upcoming elections scheduled for December 12, 2016. (Nomination period is extended until November 10, 2016 in Resolute Bay)
Community Director, Arctic Bay
Community Director, Cape Dorset
Mathew S. Jaw
Community Director, Grise Fiord
Community Director, Qikiqtarjuaq
Community Director, Pangnirtung
Community Director, Resolute Bay
(Nomination period extended until November 10, 2016, 5pm local time)
The official list of candidates will be announced on Monday November 7 at 6pm EST. Any beneficiary who believes that a candidate is not eligible to be a candidate may, within 72 hours, advise the Chief Returning Officer in writing outlining the reasons for that belief.
Voting day for this election is December 12, 2016.
For further information, please contact:
Chief Returning Officer