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    Shelia North, Miles Richardson, Perry Belgarde (Incumbent), Kathrine Whitecloud

    The All Candidates Forum on behalf of Assembly of First Nations (AFN) for the National Chief held in Whitehorse at Yukon College July 10

    All Candidates Forum

    WHITEHORSE, YUKON — Four of the five candidates running to be the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief participated in a forum in Whitehorse on Tuesday, July 10 at the Yukon College cafeteria.

    The AFN Yukon Region is hosted the all-candidates forum in partnership with the Council of Yukon First Nations.

    Questions were asked from the public present as well as online and they had 3 minutes each to state their case. 

    The five candidates running are:

    • Incumbent Perry Bellegarde (Saskatchewan)

    • Sheila North (Manitoba)

    • Miles Richardson (British Columbia)

    • Katherine Whitecloud (Manitoba)

    • Russ Diabo (Quebec) [was not present]

    Image: Russ Diabo Twitter

    Each candidate present also had an opening and closing statement.

    The election for National Chief is taking place on July 25, 2018 in Vancouver, B.C. during the AFN Annual General Assembly.


    {Audio has Mary Jane Jim as Moderator and the prayer is given by Elder Charlie Hume}

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