The Minister of Aboriginal and Northern Affairs will have his name on the ballot in the provincial election.
Eric Robinson is seeking re-election in the Keewatinook constituency.
An MLA since 1993, Robinson has also served as Deputy Premier since 2009.
“Eric has been a strong voice for Indigenous peoples and the North for over 20 years, and we are proud that Eric is running to continue to make northern Manitoba a better place,” said Premier Greg Selinger in a media release. “Eric understands the challenges that Indigenous communities face, and is focused on creating more educational and job opportunities so that young people can build a brighter future.”
Voters will cast their ballots on April 19th.