Ardern, 38, and her partner of more than five Male masseur boston, Clarke Gayford, 41, became engaged over Easter weekend, a spokesman for Ms. Ardern confirmed on Friday. The prime minister made global headlines last June when she became the second elected world leader in modern times to give birth while in office, and she has since received widespread praise for her response to the Christchurch terrorist attacks in March.
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The news emerged only because a reporter — a student journalist on an internship — spotted a ring on Ms. Ardern had apparently been wearing the engagement ring since Monday. Since Ms. Ardern announced her pregnancy in Januaryshe and Mr. Gayford had Swingers clubs miami repeated questions about whether they would marry.
Last Xxx woman in Dewart Pennsylvania, when Ms. Ardern was seen wearing a band on her ring finger, she fended off speculation that she had gotten engaged, saying the ring was on that finger because of skin irritation.
At times, such questions were criticized in New Zealand as invasive or gendered.
Some viewers voiced outrage at a BBC interviewer who asked Ms. Ardern about future engagement plans and whether she would consider proposing to Mr. Ardern and Mr. They began dating after Mr. Gayford approached Ms. Ardern with a constituency issue. Gayford then became a stay-at-home parent.
In the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attacks in March, in which 51 worshipers were killed at two mosques, Ms. Ardern again made world news. Commentators praised what they deemed her compassion, her decision to wear a hijab when comforting survivors and the families of those killed, and her swift action to ban most Professional printing services toronto weapons in New Zealand.