Election for Grand Chief/Chairperson and Deputy Grand Chief/Vice-Chairperson of The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee)/Cree Nation Government
I, the Chief Electoral Officer for the Cree Nation Government, do hereby certify the following results in respect of the election for the Grand Chief/Chairperson.
GrandChief/ChairpersonCandidatesTotalVotesPercentageAbel BOSUM137729.5%Mandy GULL-MASTY216746.5%Pakesso MUKASH111024%TOTAL4654100%
In accordance with Article 26 an Act Respecting the Cree Nation Government, R.S.Q. c.G-1.031 which specifies that the candidate must be elected by an absolute majority vote (fifty percent + one), and in accordance with the results of the Election of July 14, 2021,hereto, I hereby declare that no Candidate has secured the required majority vote (50 % +1) and that no Candidate can be declared as having been elected to the office of Grand Chief/Chairman of the Grand Council of Crees (Eeyou Istchee)/Cree Nation Government.
Therefore, in my capacity as Chief Electoral Officer, I hereby declare that another election shall be held for the office of Grand Chief /Chairman of the Grand Council of Crees (Eeyou Istchee)/Cree Nation Government between the two candidates, whom have the mostnumber of ballots from the Election held on July 14, 2021, namely;
Mandy GULL-MASTYPakesso MUKASHNotice is hereby given of an election between the two (2) candidates shall be held on July 29, 2021
Grand Chief/Chairperson Run-off Election betweenMandy GULL-MASTYPakesso MUKASH
The schedule of the Election shall be as follows:
ADVANCE POLLS:Monday, July 26, 2021 from 9:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.
ELECTION DAY:Thursday, July 29, 2021 from 9:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Chief Electoral Officer,E-mail: [email protected] Tel: 418-748-5495