NZ Labour Party settles on Chris Hipkins to replace Jacinda Ardern

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LiveChris Hipkins will become the next prime minister of New Zealand after he was the sole nominee for the Labour leadership being vacated by Jacinda Ardern. Ms Ardern announced her shock resignation on Thursday, citing exhaustion after five and a half years in the job. ‘Boy from the Hutt’“It’s a big day for a boy from the Hutt,” Mr Hipkins said outside Parliament House on Saturday. Instead, Mr Hipkins will take the reins for the next nine months ahead of an election Ms Ardern set for October 14. He has been thrown difficult jobs – such as COVID-19 minister and police minister – by Ms Ardern when safe hands were needed.
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