New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pictured with Iain Lees-Galloway at parliament in Wellington. File photo: NZ Herald via APNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pictured with Iain Lees-Galloway at parliament in Wellington. File photo: NZ Herald via AP
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pictured with Iain Lees-Galloway at parliament in Wellington. File photo: NZ Herald via AP

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern sacks workplace relations minister over office affair

  • Ardern dismissed Iain Lees-Galloway, a senior cabinet minister, after discovering he had an affair with a former employee
  • Galloway’s conduct showed he did not live up to expectations of ‘setting a standard and culture in workplaces’, Ardern said

Topic |   New Zealand
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pictured with Iain Lees-Galloway at parliament in Wellington. File photo: NZ Herald via APNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pictured with Iain Lees-Galloway at parliament in Wellington. File photo: NZ Herald via AP
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pictured with Iain Lees-Galloway at parliament in Wellington. File photo: NZ Herald via AP
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