One ballot is all it took for Nunavut’s newest assembly to elect Paul Quassa as Premier.
The elder statesman was chosen to lead for the next four years over three other candidates: Patterk Netser, Joe Savikataaq and Cathy Towtongie.
“I am out of words,” he said, after his win was announced.
New Speaker Joe Enook directed the leadership forum.
After Quassa’s win, announced around the dinner hour, came the election of seven cabinet ministers from a field of 13. Read More