Government of Canada

Government of Canada

April 08, 2009 11:57 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada

PORT ALBERNI, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 8, 2009) - Please be advised that the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Metis and Non-Status Indians, and the Honourable Michael de Jong, British Columbia's Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation will join the five Maa-nulth First Nations to complete an important step of the Maa-Nulth First Nations Final Agreement on Thursday in Port Alberni, BC.



Date:
Thursday April 9, 2009
Event begins at 10:00 a.m.
Media availability will follow.

Location:
Alberni Athletic Hall
4835 Beaver Creek Rd
Port Alberni, BC

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Chuck Strahl
    Nina Chiarelli
    Press Secretary
    819 997-0002
    or
    Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
    Media Relations
    819-953-1160
    or
    Maa-nulth First Nation
    Trudy Warner
    250-724-1802
    or
    Ministry of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation
    Maria Wilkie
    Director of Communications
    250-888-8793