Louis Sebert

Louis Sebert

Phone: (867) 872-2442
Incumbent Since 2015

Louis Sebert

Candidate in the Thebacha All Ridings race.

Louis can be reached on social media, at lsebert@northwestel.net, or by calling (867) 872-2442.

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NWT can do ‘a lot more’ to replace shuttered law library

March 26, 2021

Cabin Radio - ...2016, making the territory the only jurisdiction in Canada without one. Despite criticism from some lawyers and regular MLAs, then-justice minister Louis Sebert defended the decision, saying the library was too expensive, under-utilized, and that many resources had moved online. Sebert promised a new...

Cleanup of Cameron Hills project hangs in balance as Strategic Oil and Gas in receivership

February 19, 2020

CBC North - ...to comply with an order issued by the N.W.T. regulator late last year. Outstanding orders In the Oct. 14, 2019 order from then-regulator Louis Sebert, he told Strategic to repair and test an old well that was leaking deadly hydrogen sulfide gas. "As the Cameron Hills Field is a sour gas (hydrogen...

How NWT election candidates raised and spent their money

January 16, 2020

Cabin Radio - ...Richard Edjericon $6,415.15 Nunakput Annie Steen $6,408.48 Hay River South Wally Schumann $6,037.67 Kam Lake Cherish Winsor $5,998.76 Thebacha Louis Sebert $5,826.05 Kam Lake Rommel Silverio $5,767.96 Thebacha Frieda Martselos $5,294.74 Inuvik Boot Lake Eugene Rees $5,264.16 Thebacha Don Jaque $5,072.03...

Official results reveal where the N.W.T.’s battleground ridings were won and lost

December 30, 2019

CBC North - ...day. Advance voting was most popular in ridings where high-profile incumbents were defeated — such as Thebacha, where former justice minister Lou Sebert was ousted by Salt River First Nation Chief Freida Martselos, and Hay River South, where former infrastructure minister Wally Schumann lost his seat...

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...

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