Jacinda Ardern officially sworn-in as the new Prime Minister of New Zealand.

Dame Patsy Reddy, the Governor General of New Zealand signed the warrant for the official appointment of Ms Ardern as the new Prime Minister at Government House in the swearing-in ceremony at Wellington. New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters has been appointed as her deputy. Jacinda is the 3rd female and the youngest Prime Minister of the country. She has 31 cabinet ministers, ministers outside the cabinet and parliament undersecretaries sworn-in with her.