Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

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December 20, 2018

NDP MPP celebrates power grid connection in Pikangikum

PIKANGIKUM — Sol Mamakwa, NDP MPP for Kiiwetinoong, was in Pikangikum today to celebrate the completion of a transmission line that will connect Pikangikum First Nation to the power grid. Pikangiku... More
December 13, 2018

Statement from NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong) and Thunder Bay-Atikokan NDP MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell

NDP Official Opposition Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic and Kiiwetinoong MPP Sol Mamakwa and Thunder Bay-Atikokan MPP Judith Monteith-Farrell released the following statement in resp... More
November 16, 2018

Statement by Ontario NDP on Louis Riel Day

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP Indigenous Affairs and Reconciliation critic Sol Mamakwa released the following statement on Louis Riel day. Mamakwa participated in the Métis Nation of Ontario’s provincial Loui... More
November 7, 2018

Reconciliation depends on respecting treaties with Indigenous Peoples: MPP Sol Mamakwa

NDP MPP for Kiiwetinoong, Sol Mamakwa, issued the following statement on Treaties Recognition Week.   More
October 22, 2018

Hydro and water system failing Indigenous, remote communities: Mamakwa

Northern Ontarians are being failed by a utility system that leaves them without running water or electricity for years at a time – something most Ontarians would never tolerate, says Kiiwetinoong ... More
September 20, 2018

Mamakwa to Premier: First Nations communities need resources to prevent suicides today

The NDP’s Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, and MPP for Kiitwetinoong, Sol Mamakwa, asked the Ford government for assurances that resources are going to First Nations communities to h... More
August 21, 2018

NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa urges Education Minister to resume Indigenous curriculum writing sessions

Kiiwetinoong— On Tuesday, NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong) wrote the Minister of Education calling for Indigenous curriculum development to resume immediately. Last month, the Ford government abr... More
August 8, 2018

Ontario must work with Grassy Narrows and Wabaseemoong to clean up mercury contamination: NDP

The NDP is demanding the Ford government honour the agreement that Ontario reached with the people of Grassy Narrows and Wabaseemoong – and the law – by acting immediately to clean up mercury conta... More
August 7, 2018

NDP’s Mamakwa demands health care funding for northern First Nations communities

During question period on Tuesday, Sol Mamakwa, Kiiwetinoong NDP MPP, called on the Ford government to provide health care funding for northern First Nations communities facing a severe shortage of... More
June 26, 2018

NDP to Ford: don’t scrap the Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation

The NDP MPP-elect for Kiiwetinoong, Sol Mamakwa, released the following statement: “Together Ontario has made progress, and if it’s true that Doug Ford plans to dismantle and do away with the Minis... More