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NEWS: Nunavut November 14, 2012 - 1:32 pm

QIA announces unofficial candidates list for Dec. 10 Pond Inlet by-election

Public has 72 hours to respond to slate of candidates


The Qikiqtani Inuit Association released the unofficial list of candidates for its Dec. 10 Pond Inlet by-election on Nov. 14.

The official list of candidates will be announced on Nov. 16, the QIA said.

Now, any beneficiary of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement who believes one of the candidates on this unofficial list is not eligible to be a candidate now has 72 hours to tell .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), the QIA’s chief returning officer, in writing about their concerns.

The unofficial list of candidates includes Jayko Alooloo, Enookie Inuarak, Abraham Kublu, Cornelius Kadloo Nutarak and Thomas Ootook.

The by‐election was called after Philip Paneak resigned for personal reasons.

The by‐election vote takes place Dec. 10.

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