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New Zealand's Prime Minister gave birth in office, and is now first ever world leader on maternity leave

26 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Jacinda Ardern, the Prime Minister of New Zealand gave birth to a daughter on Thursday.
She announced her pregnancy a few months after she took office.
Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto was the first world leader to give birth in office, in Pakistan. But she didn't take maternity leave, meaning that first goes to Ardern.
She plans to take six weeks off work, during which time Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters will cover for her.
Jacinda Ardern, the prime minister of New Zealand, gave birth to a baby girl on Thursday, and is now the first ever world leader to be on maternity leave while in...
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New Zealand Prime Minister becomes second world leader to give birth in office

New Zealand Prime Minister becomes second world leader to give birth in office

26 days ago   |   By New York Post

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to a daughter Thursday and posted a photo welcoming the healthy newborn “to our village.” She is the second elected world leader to give birth while holding office after late Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, who gave birth to daughter Bakhtawar in 1990...
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New Zealand's leader gives birth - and begins 6 weeks of maternity leave

New Zealand's leader gives birth - and begins 6 weeks of maternity leave

26 days ago   |   By NBC News

The last elected leader to have a baby while holding office was the late Benazir Bhutto, who was prime minister of Pakistan when she gave birth in 1990.
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The Latest: New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern gives birth

26 days ago   |   By ABC News

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to a girl
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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Gives Birth to a Baby Girl

26 days ago   |   By Time

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to her first child, a baby girl.
Ardern, 37, is now only the second elected leader ever to give birth while in office.
“Welcome to our village wee one,” Ardern wrote on Instagram along with a photo of her, the new baby and her partner Clarke Gayford, who is the baby's father. “Feeling very lucky to have a healthy baby girl.”
The baby, whose name has not yet been announced, was born on Thursday at Aukland City Hospital in New Zealand and weighs 7.3lbs.
Welcome to our village wee one. Feeling very lucky to have a healthy baby girl...
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Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, Delivers a Baby Girl

26 days ago   |   By NY Times

Ms. Ardern is the first world leader to give birth in office since Benazir Bhutto of Pakistan had a child in 1990.
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