Herb Nakimayak

Herb Nakimayak

Phone: (867) 688-0049
Incumbent Since 2015

Herb Nakimayak

Candidate in the Nunakput All Ridings race.

Herb can be reached on social media, at herb_nakimayak_24@hotmail.com, or by calling (867) 688-0049.

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MLA-elects respond to election results

October 4, 2019

NNSL Media - ...North for addictions counselling and recovery. Nunakput Jackie Jacobson reclaimed his seat in a competitive, six-way race in Nunakput as incumbent Herb Nakimayak went down in defeat. Jacobson received 231 votes, while Nakimayak followed with 143. Annie Steen, 127, Holly Campbell, 107, Sheila Nasogaluak, 101,...

New Nunakput MLA says first priority is fuel shortage

October 4, 2019

Cabin Radio - ..."is really, really concerning." Jacobson was the Nunakput MLA from 2007 to 2015 and Speaker of the House for his second term. He was defeated by Herb Nakimayak in 2015 but ousted Nakimayak in this week's vote. Ken Dalton, the general manager of Aklak Air, said aircraft fuel supply has been a concern since...

Voter turnout up as NWT opts for change

October 3, 2019

NNSL Media - ...of registered voters cast a ballot. That’s actually less than the 76 per cent turnout recorded in 2015. Voters there opted to boot out incumbent Herbert Nakimayak and elect former speaker Jackie Jacobson. Yellowknife North led all districts in the capital with 54 per cent turnout, 10 per cent more than in...

In full: NWT Election 2019 delivers change across the board

October 2, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...Michael Nadli by 30 votes. Steve Norn won in Tu Nedhé-Wiilideh while Jackie Jacobson won back his Nunakput seat, four years after losing to Herb Nakimayak. Sixteen MLAs were elected on Tuesday. Another three were acclaimed as nobody ran against them: Jackson Lafferty in Monfwi, Frederick Blake Jr in...

Jacobson returns to assembly with win in Nunakput

October 2, 2019

NNSL Media - ...Jacobson has returned. Jacobson won the six-person race in Nunakput with 231 votes, to incumbent Herbert Nakimayak’s 143. Annie Steen, who held the lead out of the gate with one vote to the zero for the rest of the field, finished in third with 127. More to...

Push to get women into territorial politics a success

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...Don Jacque and incumbent Louis Sebert. In the territory's northernmost district of Nunakput, more women ran in the election than men. Incumbent Herbert Nakimayak and former two-term MLA Jackie Jacobson faced three first-time female contenders Alisa Blake, Holly Campbell, Sheila Nasogaluak and Annie Steen....

N.W.T. communities elect 8 new MLAs to 19th Assembly

October 1, 2019

CBC North - ...pic.twitter.com/KO9LaMjPZL —@BlakeEmily Nakimayak, Nadli also unseated Herb Nakimayak, the incumbent from Paulatuk, was unseated in Nunakput by former MLA Jackie Jacobson. Jacobson had about a third of the votes with 231. Nunakput's...

NWT Election 2019: All of Cabin Radio’s candidate interviews

September 28, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...is a priority - Says Tuktoyaktuk is "studied to death" in relation to climate change and urgently needs more money to help the community adapt Herb Nakimayak – incumbent – read our full interview His record on OpenNWT Highlights: - With living costs "screaming out loud" in his district, Nakimayak's...

MLA attendance: Who gets the highest grade in the 18th Assembly?

September 26, 2019

CBC North - ...and Cory Vanthuyne; Priorities and planning, consisting of all regular members; Economic development and environment, consisting of Danny McNeely, Herb Nakimayak, Kevin O'Reilly, R.J. Simpson, Kieron Testart, and Cory Vanthuyne; Social development, consisting of Tom Beaulieu, Frederick Blake Jr., Julie...

In Nunakput, residents grapple with the N.W.T.’s most complex challenges

September 26, 2019

CBC North - ...Annie Steen, Jackie Jacobson and Alisa Blake from Tuktoyaktuk; Holly Campbell from Fort McPherson; Sheila Nasogaluak from Sachs Harbour; and Herb Nakimayak, the incumbent from Paulatuk. Whoever is elected will be tasked with addressing the complex issues families like Illasiak's face in the territory's...

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