OTTAWA, June 28 /CNW Telbec/ - The Métis National Council extends its
congratulations to all the elected and acclaimed candidates in the Métis
Nation - Saskatchewan election. Although official results will not be posted
until later, The MNC extends its sincerest congratulatory sentiments to
President-elect Mr. Robert Doucette, and the newly elected Provincial Métis
"This election offers renewed opportunities for the MN-S and the Métis
citizens in Saskatchewan, and I want to commend them for coming out to cast
their vote," MNC President Clément Chartier said today. "I would like to
personally express my congratulations to the President-elect, and we look
forward to having Mr. Doucette joining the MNC team."
The MNC once again reaffirms its commitment to the newly elected
President and Provincial Métis Council members to provide its assistance to
help re-establish Métis government in Saskatchewan.
The MNC represents the Métis Nation in Canada at the national and
international level. The Métis Nation's homeland includes the three Prairie
Provinces and extends into Ontario, British Columbia, the Northwest
Territories and the northern United States. There are approximately 350,000 -
400,000 Métis Nation citizens in Canada.
For further information:
For further information: Zoran Vidic, Senior Communications Officer,
(613) 232-3216 ext. 124, Cell: (613) 295-9298