Manitoba liberal leader denies she mishandled residential school survivor claims

Dennis Ward
APTN National News
The head of the provincial Liberal party in Manitoba is denying any involvement in mishandling compensation claims of residential school survivors.

The accusations against Rana Bokhari were first reported by APTN Investigates two years ago

Bokhari spoke to APTN Wednesday.

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Dennis is Metis from southern Manitoba. After spending a decade working in TV in Alberta and Ontario, Dennis returned to Manitoba to join APTN’s Winnipeg bureau as reporter/correspondent in September 2014. In 2016, he won a Canadian Association of Journalists award for his story A Soldier Scorned for APTN Investigates. In 2017, he became a host/producer for APTN National News and Face to Face. In 2020, Dennis and co host Melissa Ridgen were nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best News Anchor, National.