From Nunavik to Rideau Hall
SLIDE SHOW: Images from Mary Simon’s installation as Canada’s 30th Governor General
Nunavik’s Mary Simon, an Inuit leader, former ambassador and a former journalist, was installed as Canada’s 30th Governor General during a ceremony in the Senate, in Ottawa on Monday morning.
She is the first Indigenous person to hold that post as the Queen’s representative in Canada.
Here are some images from the historic occasion.