SINGAPORE: Madam Halimah Yacob is established to grow to be the country’s initially feminine President and the initially Malay head of point out in more than 47 a long time. On Wednesday early morning, she will submit her nomination papers – the remaining move she has to undertake as a presidential prospect.
Among the the paperwork she will have to submit at the Nomination Centre, located at the People’s Association 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 Office on Tuesday.
The former Speaker of Parliament was the only man or woman to qualify for an election that was scheduled for this month.
We provide you reside updates as Nomination Working day unfolds:
10.54am: Mdm Halimah leaves A person Marina Boulevard for the nomination centre.
10.31am: Mdm Halimah will be getting this van to head to the nomination centre
10.25am: The group has spilled over to throughout the road from the nomination centre
10.20am: Mdm Halimah’s supporters gather, some geared up with whistles and banners.
nine.57am: Tight protection in and all over the People’s Association headquarters – the nomination centre.