Sol Mamakwa MPP for Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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October 28, 2020

Ford must stop ignoring Neskantaga emergency and provide support now: Mamakwa

QUEEN’S PARK – Doug Ford must stop turning his back on the people of Neskantaga and help the community through a public health crisis after it lost running water last week and families were forced ... More
October 20, 2020

Mamakwa demands support for Neskantaga evacuation during public health emergency

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Sol Mamakwa, NDP MPP for Kiiwetinoong, is calling on Doug Ford to make every effort to support the residents of Neskantaga who are being evacuated due to the complete shutdown of al... More
October 13, 2020

Horwath’s plan for small nursing homes to help communities like Kenora

KENORA — As part of Andrea Horwath’s overhaul of home care and long-term care, she’ll bring in a model of small, modern, family-like homes — which means a better quality of life closer to home for ... More
October 8, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to transform discriminatory justice system

QUEEN’S PARK –  Doug Ford needs to begin fixing the provincial justice system that violates the rights of First Nations people and isolated communities like Pikangikum, said Sol Mamakwa, NDP In... More
October 8, 2020

Ford drops ball on education during pandemic, Northern forum finds

ELLIOT LAKE - KAPUSKASING - Michael Mantha, NDP MPP for Algoma-Manitoulin, and Guy Bourgouin, NDP MPP for Mushkegowuk-James Bay, held a virtual town hall on Wednesday evening with local parents, sc... More
October 5, 2020

I will stand when we all stand up for the human rights of Indigenous children in Ontario: Mamakwa

QUEEN’S PARK – Sol Mamakwa, NDP Official Opposition critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, released the following statement explaining his decision to remain seated during the Canadian... More
September 30, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to help First Nations during COVID-19 second wave

QUEEN’S PARK – Doug Ford needs to help First Nations deal with the second wave of the pandemic after he failed to provide them with the extra support they needed since the start of the crisis, said... More
September 25, 2020

NDP plan for jobs and financial security will support working people in Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario

THUNDER BAY – NDP MPPs Judith Monteith-Farrell (Thunder Bay - Atikokan) and Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong) held a press conference Friday in Thunder Bay to discuss Save Main Street: A Plan for Jobs and... More
September 17, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to respect Treaty rights, include First Nations in economic recovery

QUEEN’S PARK - During question period Wednesday, Sol Mamakwa, the Official Opposition Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, called on Doug Ford to honour Treaty and Aboriginal rights and ... More
September 6, 2020

NDP statement regarding OPP arresting and laying charges against First Nations journalist Karl Dockstader

QUEEN’S PARK – Official Opposition NDP MPPs Sol Mamakwa, critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, and Kevin Yarde, critic for Community Safety and Correctional Services, released the fol... More