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Dela Gotine Self Government Process

Below is list of the upcoming Maintable dates. Please give your name and a letter of interest to David at the band office. Spots are limited, so particpants will be evaluated by their letter of interest - please include why you wish to attend and what it. The Self Government Group is made up of the Negotiator, Chief, President, 4 Gotine members and 2 Elders.

Dates of maintable are:

May 28-June 1, 2018 > Ottawa
July 2-6, 2018 > Edmonton
October 2-5, 2018 > Yellowknife
November 13-15, 2018 > Colville Lake
December 10-14, 2018 > Ottawa

Chief and Council:

Chief Wilbert Kochon
Councillor Fred John Barnaby
Councillor John Blancho Sr.
Councillor Ryan Kochon
Councillor Sheena Kochon
Councillor Trudy Kochon
Councillor Sharon Tutcho


Band Manager – Joseph Kochon,
Assistant Band Manager – David Codzi,
Chief Financial Officer – Fran Caballero,
Assistant Financial Officer – Barb Hukaluk,
Reception – Helen Oudzi,

Behdzi Ahda" First Nation Economic Development

President - Joseph Kochon
Vice-president – David Codzi
Secretary/Treasurer – Daniel Tutcho
Director – Alvin Orlias
Director - Wilbert Kochon

BAFN Government Laws

Behdzi Ahda” First Nation Election Law, 2017

Colville Lake Bed & Breakfast

owned and operated by the Behdzi Ahda" First Nation
Contact for reservations: (867) 709-2200

Ayoni Keh Land Corporation

Box 43, Colville Lake, NT  X0E 1L0
T: 867.709.2700  F: 867.709.2202  

Please direct e-mail to the Ayoni Keh Land Corporation at: or

President – David Codzi
Director – Hyacinthe Kochon
Director – Joseph Kochon
Director – Alvin Orlias
Director – Natanda Oudzi

The BAFN negotiation team is currently updating the draft Constitution
BAFN and Ayoni Keh members can pick up a copy of the draft Constitution at the Band Office or request a copy by emailing David Codzi at


Colville Lake, NT
X0E 1L0
T: 867.709.2200
F: 867.709.2202

Sahtu Dene and Metis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement Behdzi Ahda First Nation Process &Schedule Agreement