New Zealand’s new Prime Minister Chris Hipkins speaks at his first press conference at Parliament in Wellington on Sunday. Photo: AFP
New Zealand’s new Prime Minister Chris Hipkins speaks at his first press conference at Parliament in Wellington on Sunday. Photo: AFP
New Zealand

New Zealand confirms Chris ‘Chippy’ Hipkins as Ardern’s replacement for prime minister

  • New Zealand’s ruling Labour Party on Sunday selected Chris Hipkins to replace Jacinda Ardern as its leader and the 41st prime minister of the country
  • Hipkins to be sworn in as New Zealand’s new leader on Wednesday

New Zealand’s new Prime Minister Chris Hipkins speaks at his first press conference at Parliament in Wellington on Sunday. Photo: AFP
New Zealand’s new Prime Minister Chris Hipkins speaks at his first press conference at Parliament in Wellington on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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