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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Annual Holiday Message from the Lieutenant Governor – 2017

As Her Majesty’s Representative in Nova Scotia, I bring you warm holiday greetings from Government House. À titre de représentant de Sa Majesté la reine en Nouvelle-Écosse, je vous souhaites mes vœux les plus chaleureux à l’occasion de cette période des Fêtes. Since my installation in June, Patsy and I have travelled around the province and have met many Nova Scotians. We have been greatly impressed by the spirit of volunteerism that Nova Scotians have demonstrated by helping those less fortunate than themselves. We thank everyone for their wonderful generosity. Patsy, our entire...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Posting Online of the Lieutenant Governor’s Holiday Message – 2017

The Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia delivers his Holiday Message – 2017. Follow this link to access the message:
Friday, December 1, 2017

Message of Condolence on the Passing of Mi’kmaq Grand Council Grand Chief Ben Sylliboy

Mrs. LeBlanc and I were saddened to learn of the death of Grand Chief Ben Sylliboy on Thursday, 30 November 2017. Grand Chief Sylliboy’s leadership of the Mi’kmaq nation over the past 25 years was instrumental in ensuring that Aboriginal and Treaty rights were implemented and gained greater recognition. He will be remembered for his tireless efforts to promote the spirituality and culture of the Mi’kmaq. On behalf of Her Majesty The Queen and all Nova Scotians, Mrs. LeBlanc and I extend our sincere condolences to Grand Chief Sylliboy's wife Marie, and his daughters...