Nunatsiavut Government: Flowers sworn in as Ordinary Member; appointed Minister of Education and Economic Development
Nunatsiavut President Johannes Lampe administered the oath of office today to the newly elected Ordinary Member for Hopedale, Gregory Flowers, during a sitting of the Nunatsiavut Assembly. Following the ceremony Mr. Flowers was appointed by First Minister Kate Mitchell to serve as Minister of Education and Economic Development with the Nunatsiavut Executive Council.
Mr. Flowers was elected Ordinary Member in a by-election on April 9. He takes over ministerial duties from Tony Andersen, an Ordinary Member for Nain and Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, who served as acting Minister of Education and Economic Development since early March.
The Nunatsiavut Executive Council is comprised of the following:
||Minister of Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology
||Minister of Lands and Natural Resources
||Minister of Health and Social Development
||Minister of Culture, Recreation and Tourism
||Minister of Education and Economic Development
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