Sol Mamakwa MPP, Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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August 27, 2019

NDP: Ford ripping up agreement with Matawa-member First Nations drags Ring of Fire backwards

THUNDER BAY — Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath released the following statement in response to the Ford government ripping up the regional framework agreement between Ontario and the c... More
August 8, 2019

Rickford dismisses concerns about his shutdown of Kenora shelter with “mind his business” remark: Mamakwa

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Kiiwetinoong NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa issued the following statement after Minister Greg Rickford told Mamakwa to “mind his business” after he called on Rickford to ensure that proper su... More
July 31, 2019

Rickford’s decision to close Kenora shelter is dehumanizing: Mamakwa

SIOUX LOOKOUT -Kiiwetinoong NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa, said Minister Greg Rickford’s decision to close Kenora’s shelter without notice is wrong, and he needs to provide answers immediately as to when the... More
July 19, 2019

Fix the First Nations water crisis, send the bill to Ottawa: Horwath to Ford

Horwath concludes tour of Neskantaga, Attawapiskat More
July 10, 2019

Ford fails to make Indigenous people priority: Mamakwa

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Sol Mamakwa, Ontario NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, issued the following statement after Doug Ford skipped a meeting between Indigenous leaders and Canada’s pre... More
July 4, 2019

Mamakwa calls on Ford to help evacuated Keewaywin families

QUEEN’S PARK – Kiiwetinoong NDP MPP Sol Mamakwa is calling on the Ford government to support the evacuation of Keewaywin families who have evacuated their community due to the threat of fire. More
June 6, 2019

Ford government puts beer before safe drinking water for First Nations: Mamakwa

QUEEN’S PARK – While First Nations communities are asking the Ford government for clean drinking water, Ford and his Minister of Indigenous Affairs Greg Rickford are more interested in pushing beer... More
June 4, 2019

NDP statement on final report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls Commission

QUEEN’S PARK – Sol Mamakwa, Ontario NDP critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, and Suze Morrison, Ontario NDP critic for Women’s Issues, made the following statement following Monday’s... More
June 1, 2019

Statements on National Indigenous History Month by NDP Leader and NDP Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic

Statement by NDP Leader Andrea Horwath on National Indigenous History Month This National Indigenous History Month, Ontario New Democrats stand in solidarity with Indigenous Peoples, First Nations,... More
May 21, 2019

Indigenous communities shut out from providing meaningful input into new curriculum

First Nations, Métis, and Inuit studies courses made elective SIOUX LOOKOUT — Sol Mamakwa, Ontario NDP critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, said it’s shameful for the Ford Conservati... More