11 Sep '17, 11am

Halimah Yacob set to be next President after other potential candidates fail to qualify

SINGAPORE: Madam Halimah Yacob looks set to become Singapore's next President after the two other potential candidates fell short of the qualification criteria. The Elections Department (ELD) on Monday (Sep 11) said only one Certificate of Eligibility had been issued for the contest. Shortly after its announcement, presidential hopefuls Mohamed Salleh Marican and Farid Khan confirmed that their application to stand had been turned down. Mdm Halimah said the ELD issued the certificate of eligibility to her , which "paves the way" for her to take part in the Presidential Election. She still has to submit her nomination papers on Wednesday. "I can only say that I promise to do the best that I can to serve the people of Singapore and that doesn't change whether there is an election or no election," she told reporters gathered at the ELD. In order to be eligible, private sector...

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