Sol Mamakwa MPP for Kiiwetinoong

Government of Ontario

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January 26, 2021

Ford must stop delays and take action now to stop spread of COVID-19 in First Nations

SIOUX LOOKOUT and KAPUSKASING - COVID-19 has broken through the lines of defence set up by First Nations, causing two northern communities to declare a state of emergency. Constance Lake and Ginoog... More
January 14, 2021

Mamakwa calls on Ford to reject Mike Harris nomination for Order of Ontario

SIOUX LOOKOUT – Because of his blatant disregard for the lives of Ontarians in the Ipperwash crisis, the Walkerton tragedy and most recently, COVID-19 outbreaks in long-term care homes, former Onta... More
January 8, 2021

NDP: Ford’s extended Northern COVID-19 lockdown was avoidable

Northerners have no confidence Ford is making decisions that reflect and protect the North QUEEN’S PARK — The North’s Official Opposition NDP MPPs France Gélinas (Nickel Belt), John Vanthof (Timisk... More
December 14, 2020

NDP statement on verdict in the trial of Brayden Bushby

Brayden Bushby was found guilty of manslaughter in the death of Barbara Kentner, an Indigenous woman THUNDER BAY — Sol Mamakwa, MPP for Kiiwetinoong and the NDP’s Indigenous Relations and Reconcili... More
December 8, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to meet with Neskantaga, help bring clean drinking water

QUEEN’S PARK – Sol Mamakwa, MPP for Kiiwetinoong and the NDP’s Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic, is calling on Doug Ford to meet with Neskantaga and finally provide the community with... More
December 7, 2020

Mamakwa stands in solidarity with Lac Seul community in Southwind case

Mamakwa stands in solidarity with Lac Seul community in Southwind case   QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong), the NDP’s critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, issued the foll... More
December 4, 2020

Ford government refuses to act, as Canada starts addressing UNDRIP implementation

Mamakwa: Ford must implement UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Ford government refuses to act, as Canada starts addressing UNDRIP implementation QUEEN’S PARK — Sol Mamakwa, MPP for... More
November 13, 2020

Community News Update - November 13th

Dear community, We are in a critical point in the pandemic as cold and flu season begins. For this reason, we recommend that you follow public health guidelines and get a flu shot. According to th... More
November 3, 2020

Mamakwa urges Ford to act now and provide desperately needed support for Neskantaga emergency

Members of Neskantaga First Nation staging a sit-in at Queens Park to protest ongoing water crisis QUEEN’S PARK — Members of Neskantaga First Nation are staging a sit-in at Queen’s Park to demand D... More
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