aptn Investigates: Who’s Right

Who’s right in a land dispute on a B.C. First Nation.

Who’s Right? Rob Smith tells us about a development project rejected by a majority of band members is going ahead on the Soowahlie First Nation in British Columbia. With approval from Indigenous Affairs, a non-Aboriginal land owner plans to develop condos there. How did this happen?

Video Journalist

Rob is a member of the Dzawada’enuxw First Nation from Kingcome Inlet BC. He’s been a part of APTN National news since 2005, Rob brings to APTN almost twenty years of broadcast experience. He joined Investigates in 2013 and has covered protests, land claims and the fentanyl crisis. His cinematography was nominated in 2016 for a Canadian Screen Award.