The voters of Akulliq today elected John Ningark to serve as their Member of the Nunavut Legislative Assembly

02/03/2009

RANKIN INLET, Nunavut - The voters of Akulliq today elected John Ningark to serve as their Member of the
Nunavut Legislative Assembly.

Mr. Ningark received 193 votes compared with 179 for Steve Mapsalak, 83 for Ovide Alakanuark and 66 for Helena Malliki. No ballots were rejected. As the difference between the winner and the nearest competitor is greater than 2% a recount will not be required.

Five hundred and twenty-one or 78% of the eligible voters on the official voters list cast a ballot. Poll by poll results are attached.

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For details contact :
Sandy Kusugak – Chief Electoral Officer
Ph: 800.267.4394 Rankin Inlet 645.4610
Fax: 800.269.1125 Rankin Inlet 645.4657
Info@elections.nu.ca