(March 9, 2004 — Iqaluit, Nunavut) NTI Elections Chief Returning Officer Helen Klengenberg today announced that Inuit beneficiaries will head to the polls March 16, 2004 to elect a President and 2nd Vice-President to the Executive of Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.
Presidential candidates include:
Candidates for 2nd Vice-President include:
Inuit who are Canadian citizens, 16 years of age or older and eligible to enroll as beneficiaries under the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement can vote in NTI Elections.
Polling stations in all Nunavut communities and in Yellowknife and Ottawa are open from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. local time.
Advance Polls were held yesterday for those eligible Nunavummiut unable to cast their ballots next week.
For further information:
Chief Returning Officer