SINGAPORE: Madam Halimah Yacob is set to turn into the country’s initial feminine President and the initial Malay head of point out in far more than 47 several years. On Wednesday morning, she will post her nomination papers – the remaining step she has to undergo as a presidential candidate.
Amid the files she will have to post at the Nomination Centre, found at the People’s Affiliation headquarters at King’s George’s Avenue, are the certificate of eligibility issued by the Presidential Elections Committee, the group certificate issued by the Neighborhood Committee and a political donation certificate. Mdm Halimah collected her certificate of eligibility from the Elections Division on Tuesday.
The former Speaker of Parliament was the only human being to qualify for an election that was scheduled for this thirty day period.
We convey you live updates as Nomination Working day unfolds:
ten.54am: Mdm Halimah leaves Just one Marina Boulevard for the nomination centre.
ten.31am: Mdm Halimah will be getting this van to head to the nomination centre
ten.25am: The group has spilled over to across the road from the nomination centre
ten.20am: Mdm Halimah’s supporters assemble, some equipped with whistles and banners.
nine.57am: Limited safety in and around the People’s Affiliation headquarters – the nomination centre.