New Zealand to get youngest woman PM

Jacinda Ardern will be New Zealand’s youngest woman Prime Minister. Ardern who is only 37 years old said that it was an absolute honor and privilege for her to take over as Prime Minister. Winston Peters the leader of the anti Immigration NZ First Party announced that he would support Ardern in a coalition government.

This announcement ended a month of uncertainty and weeks of negotiations conducted by Peters with Ardern.His announcement on a live TV broadcast was greeted with both shock and elation.Ardern will be New Zealand’s third female Prime Minister and the second youngest after Edward Stafford and the youngest woman to head the country.