Unofficial List of Candidates
Iqaluit, Nunavut – November 4, 2022 – Notice is hereby given to the Members of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) that the nomination period for the election of President and various Community Directors closed at 5 p.m. local time today.
The following candidates submitted nomination papers in accordance with QIA’s Election Rules and Procedures:
Steven Polee Lucassie
Tommy Akavak – Acclaimed
Katherina Lucy Pudluk
Ejetsiak Zeke Ejetsiak
All positions carry a four-year term, except for the Community Director in Kinngait, which is a two-year term by-election to fill a vacancy. Candidates have until Monday, November 7, 2022 at 5 p.m. local time to withdraw their papers.
To be eligible to vote you must be an Inuk enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement, be at least 16 years old on December 12, 2022 and have regularly resided in the Qikiqtani Region for longer than one year.
For more information, please contact:
Chief Returning Officer
Office of the CRO
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