Kiwi Celebs React To The Arrival Of Jacinda Ardern & Clarke Gayford's Baby Girl
Jacinda Ardern & Clarke Gayford's baby girl has arrived!
The PM was the first to announce the news via Instagram earlier this evening, writing: "Welcome to our village wee one. "
Clarke also shared his own sweet announcement on Twitter.
"So happy to announce our little girl has finally arrived! Everyone healthy and happy," he posted.
So happy to announce our little girl has finally arrived! Everyone healthy and happy.
Huge thanks to all involved, what a team. pic.twitter.com/zXpVh3vElr
— Clarke Gayford (@NZClarke) June 21, 2018
People across New Zealand have taken to social media to celebrate the news & a number of kiwi celebs have also posted their congratulations online:
Congrats Clarke & Jacinda. So happy for you both!
— Jay-Jay Feeney (@JJFeeneyNZ) June 21, 2018
It's genuinely incredible that a NZ Prime Minister has had a baby in office. Anyone who claims this isn't a historic moment for our country is dismissing the ingrained prejudice we all still have towards Women in the workplace.
It's a proud day to be a Kiwi!
— Guy Williams (@guywilliamsguy) June 21, 2018
Congratulations to @jacindaardern & @NZClarke on the birth of their daughter 👶🏻today. What a proud day for Jacinda & Clarke & for us all. New life, new hope. Parenting arrangements are #genderequality in action. This is 21st C NZ. #ProudKiwi 🇳🇿 https://t.co/w52w8CJLSJ
— Helen Clark (@HelenClarkNZ) June 21, 2018
— Andrew Little (@AndrewLittleMP) June 21, 2018
— Sam Neill (@TwoPaddocks) June 21, 2018
— Black Ferns (@BlackFerns) June 21, 2018
SO AWESOME @NZClarke !!!!!! MASSIVE LOVE TO YOU GUYS!!!! M x
— Madeleine Sami (@madeleinesami) June 21, 2018
And here's how the rest of the world has reacted so far:
— Australian Women's Cricket Team 🏏 (@SouthernStars) June 21, 2018
— Kevin Rudd (@MrKRudd) June 21, 2018
— KIIS 1065 (@KIIS1065) June 21, 2018
Congrats to the happy couple! <3
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