For immediate release
September 1, 2021
Treaty Five Territory, Thompson, MB – Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. (MKO) is issuing the following statement in recognition of the Premier of Manitoba stepping down from his position effective today.
MKO Grand Chief Settee states:
“We are pleased to know that Brian Pallister’s term as Premier of Manitoba has come to an end today. On behalf of Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak, I extend our appreciation to Mr. Pallister for resigning from his position. This is a positive step forward for the province.
It is in the best interests of Indigenous people that we never have to experience a Premier like Brian Pallister in our future and for the future generations to come.
We look forward to working with a Premier who is fully committed to truth and reconciliation and working with First Nations.”
For more information:
Melanie Ferris, Communications Officer
Email: [email protected]