Aboriginal leaders from across Manitoba rallied together at an all-candidates forum in Winnipeg Tuesday night.
Questions are being raised about the mysterious crash of Taseko mining stocks.
Status of Women Minister Rona Ambrose admitted Friday only part of the $10 million the government set aside for a strategy to deal with the hundreds of missing and murdered Aboriginal women cases would be used specifically for Aboriginal women.
The Canadian government said Friday it had endorsed the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
The Conservative government is pushing through portions of their tough-on-crime agenda under the cover of a national strategy to deal with the hundreds of murdered and missing Aboriginal women cases, opposition critics say.
Conservative Manitoba MP Rod Bruinooge has been quietly replaced as chair of the Conservative Aboriginal affairs caucus, APTN National News has confirmed.