Singapore elects first woman President
Singapore has elected its new President in the person of Madam Halimah Yacob.
The 63-year-old unionist and former speaker of the parliament was the only Presidential hopeful declared eligible to contest in the reserved Presidential election by the Presidential Elections Committee o PEC.
Madam Halimah will take her oath of office on Thursday, when she starts her six-year term as the country’s first woman head of state
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