Nunavut, a semi-autonomous, one of three northern territories of Canada. It’s inhabited mostly by Inuit (Eskimos) had selected in 1999, Paul Okalik to be the Premier of Nunavut.
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- Paul Okalik – Wikipedia
Paul Okalik, MLA (Inuktitut: ᐹᓪ ᐅᑲᓕᖅ, IPA: [paːl ukaliq]; born May 26, 1964) is a Canadian politician. He is the first Inuk member called to the Nunavut Bar, the first Premier of Nunavut and the only multi-term premier elected in consensus-style governments of Nunavut and the Northwest Territories.
- Premier of Nunavut – Wikipedia
The Premier of Nunavut is the first minister for the Canadian territory of Nunavut. They are the territory’s head of government and de facto chief executive, although their powers are considerably smaller than that of a provincial premier.
- List of premiers of Nunavut – Wikipedia
The Canadian territory of Nunavut was formed on April 1, 1999 through the Nunavut Act and the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act. Nunavut, since its formation, has had a consensus government. In a consensus government, the premier is elected by the non-partisan members of the Legislative Assembly. Prior to April 1, 1999, the land that Nunavut occupies was part of the Northwest Territories.
Premier of Nunavut
May 26, 1964
Liberal Party of Canada
Annie Okalik, Auyaluk Okalik
Shasta Okalik, Jordan Okalik, Béatrice Okalik
University of Ottawa, Carleton University