Mayor at 24, and ready for the challenge

by Michele LeTourneau - January 18, 2018

A trend is emerging in Nunavut: young women in politics. The community of Kimmirut, with a population of approximately 450, has elected 24-year-old Ningeolaa Killiktee as mayor. She was sworn in Jan. 4 after a December election. Senior administrative officer Kimberley Young thinks Killiktee may be the youngest mayor in the territory, though executive director…

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