Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

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January 14, 2022

Statement of condolence from MPP Sol Mamakwa after three children lose lives to fire in Sandy Lake First Nation

KIIWETINOONG — MPP Sol Mamakwa issued the following statement in response to news several children died in a house fire in Sandy Lake First Nation early Friday: "Our hearts are broken for the membe... More
January 4, 2022

Ford must help end the crisis in Bearskin Lake: Mamakwa

SIOUX LOOKOUT – On behalf of the Ontario NDP, MPP Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong) is calling on the Ford government to urgently support Bearskin Lake First Nation, which has declared a state of emergenc... More
December 31, 2021

Support needed for Regional Lockdown of 33 First Nations in the North

SIOUX LOOKOUT — The Official Opposition NDP is calling on the Ford government to urgently provide supports to 33 First Nations served by the Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority as they mov... More
December 22, 2021

Doug Ford must act now to help Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario stop COVID spread

THUNDER BAY – Doug Ford needs to move now to stop the rapid spread of COVID in Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario, said NDP MPPs Judith Monteith-Farrell (Thunder Bay-Atikokan) and Sol Mamakwa (Ki... More
December 16, 2021

Doug Ford must not delay free rapid COVID tests for Thunder Bay and Northwestern Ontario

THUNDER BAY– NDP MPPs Judith Monteith-Farrell (Thunder Bay – Atikokan) and Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong) are calling on Doug Ford to act now to get free rapid COVID tests to Thunder Bay and Northweste... More
December 15, 2021

Mamakwa statement on tragic deaths of young Indigenous people after leaving hospital

SIOUX LOOKOUT — NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong), critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations, released the following statement on the deaths of Brent Sky and Heather Winterstein. Sky, 32, of Shoa... More
December 2, 2021

Ford government is failing to protect rural families using local bridges

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP Deputy Leader John Vanthof, the NDP’s critic for rural development, released the following statement on Wednesday following the auditor general’s findings that the Ford governmen... More
November 26, 2021

Ontario NDP statement on Wet'suwet'en

NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong), Ontario’s Official Opposition critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations, released the following statement on behalf of the Ontario NDP: “The Supreme Court of Ca... More
November 25, 2021

NDP MPP reintroduces 911 Everywhere in Ontario bill

QUEEN’S PARK— NDP MPP France Gélinas (Nickel Belt) is reintroducing a bill to the legislature that will save lives, by ensuring that every Ontarian has access to 911. The bill has two main goals. T... More
November 9, 2021

NDP calls for more mental health and addictions resources for Thunder Bay

THUNDER BAY — Official Opposition NDP leader Andrea Horwath was in Thunder Bay Tuesday to call for urgent investments in mental health and addictions care in the community — to save precious lives,... More