New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern bid an emotional farewell on her last day in office. Ardern, who had been in office since 2017, stepped down from the post after losing a close election. In her farewell speech, she thanked the people of New Zealand for their support and said that she was proud of the progress that her government had achieved.
She also thanked her staff and Cabinet Ministers for their hard work and dedication. Ardern concluded her speech by saying that she was leaving the office with a full heart and that she was looking forward to seeing what the future holds.