Louis Sebert

Louis Sebert

Phone: (867) 872-2442
Incumbent Since 2015

Louis Sebert

Candidate in the Thebacha All Ridings race.

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Cochrane says change won’t come immediately for NWT

November 5, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...in an open and accountable fashion. "Some of the people here might realize that we don't have a minister any more of transparency," said Cochrane. Louis Sebert was the transparency minister of the past four years. "I think that transparency is important for every single minister," Cochrane continued, "so...

How Caroline Cochrane views the next four years

October 24, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...concerned because we're losing a huge amount of our experience and cabinet in this current election. There's only three of us going to be running: Lou Sebert from Fort Smith, myself, and Wally Schumann from Hay River. I have been asked. I'm watching what happens in the election. I do think that I've...

MLA-elects respond to election results

October 4, 2019

NNSL Media - ... He said he is going to run for a cabinet position as he has been asked to do so by leaders he has a consulted in Nahendeh. Thebacha In Thebacha, Lou Sebert, justice minister during the last term, was unseated by Frieda Martselos. Martselos ended up with 504 votes, followed by Denise Yuhas at 454, Don...

Frieda Martselos becomes fourth MLA-elect to consider bid for N.W.T. premier

October 3, 2019

CBC North - ...month. "I have to meet my colleagues first, but yes, I have thoughts of… premier," she told CBC. Martselos defeated incumbent Justice Minister Louis Sebert in Tuesday's territorial election. Until her run for MLA, she was chief of the Salt River First Nation in Fort Smith. "I have proven leadership,"...

Only 4 of 11 incumbents survive in historic N.W.T. election

October 2, 2019

CBC North - ...as a possible contender for premier—lost to Rocky Simpson in Hay River South. (Simpson now joins his son R.J. in the legislature.) Former minister Louis Sebert lost in Thebacha. Premier Bob McLeod decided in the final hour not to seek re-election. Two of his most senior cabinet ministers, Robert C. McLeod...

In full: NWT Election 2019 delivers change across the board

October 2, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...Martselos – who stepped down as Chief of the Salt River First Nation to contest this election – took the Thebacha riding, unseating minister Louis Sebert. Sebert was not the only minister to face defeat on Tuesday. Wally Schumann, the industry and infrastructure minister, lost Hay River South by 28...

Frieda Martselos to be Thebacha’s next MLA

October 2, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...and support a road south through Wood Buffalo National Park. Meanwhile, former newspaper publisher Don Jaque had 139 votes while incumbent MLA Louis Sebert finished with just...

Incumbent Sebert crushed in Thebacha

October 1, 2019

NNSL Media - ...River First Nation Chief Frieda Martselos annihilated incumbent and cabinet minister Louis Sebert in Thebacha. She took 504 votes to Sebert’s 70, placing the former justice minister safely in last place. Former constituency assistant to Mike Miltenberger Denise Yuhas took second place with 454 votes....

Push to get women into territorial politics a success

October 1, 2019

Cabin Radio - ...to Michael Miltenberger for 15 years Denise Yuhas faced two male candidates, former editor of the Northern Journal 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...

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

October 1, 2019

CBC North - ...of Denise Yuhas. The riding encompasses Fort Smith, the Salt River First Nation and Smith's Landing First Nation. Others running were incumbent Louis Sebert, who was first elected in 2015, and Don Jaque, a former journalist and publisher. Official results are not out but Denise Yuhas has come over to...

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