Jean Guy Whiteduck re-elected as Kitigan Zibi chief – CBC

Jean Guy Whiteduck re-elected as Kitigan Zibi chief – CBC

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201847 Views

Jun 11, 2018

Longtime Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg Chief Jean Guy Whiteduck was voted back for another term on Saturday.

About 900 members of the First Nation north of Gatineau voted — a turnout of about 40 per cent.

Jean Guy Whiteduck, who served as chief from 1976 to 2006 and was re-elected in 2015, said in an interview Sunday that the most important issue for him in the years ahead will be land rights.

“The Ottawa River watershed territory belongs to the Algonquin nation,” he said.

Read More: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/jean-guy-whiteduck-kitigan-zibi-1.4700637

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More