New Zealand’s Chris Hipkins sworn in as prime minister

Labour chief Chris Hipkins was sworn in as New Zealand’s prime minister in a proper ceremony on Wednesday, following the resignation of outgoing Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern final week.

The Labour celebration elected former COVID-19 response and police minister Hipkins, 44, to steer the celebration and the nation on Sunday. This comes after the shock resignation of Ardern, 42, who stated she had “no extra within the tank” to steer the nation.

Tons of gathered within the grounds of Parliament as Ardern left for the ultimate time, hugging every of her members of Parliament in flip, with many trying visibly emotional.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

#fx-pricing-widget-copyright{text-align: center; font-size: 13px; font-family: sans-serif; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; color: #9db2bd;} #fx-pricing-widget-copyright a{text-decoration: unset; color: #bb3534; font-weight: 600;}