Snuneymuxw chief still in running for leadership

Statement expected today from suspended Snuneymuxw Chief John Wesley

Snuneymuxw Chief John Wesley says he will still run for leadership in Decembers election. He was suspended by his council last week. (NEWS BULLETIN file)

Snuneymuxw Chief John Wesley says he will still run for leadership in Decembers election. He was suspended by his council last week. (NEWS BULLETIN file)

Snuneymuxw Chief John Wesley will still run for leadership.

Snuneymuxw council suspended Wesley last week until Feb. 1, claiming an investigation found he breached his fiduciary duty and council governance policy.

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The move happened during an election campaign in which Wesley is seeking a second consecutive term as chief. He confirmed to the News Bulletin he will continue to run.

Wesley is expected to issue a statement today.



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