Mdm Halimah stated to be next Speaker of Parliament

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will nominate Minister of State Halimah Yacob to be elected as Speaker of Parliament when the House next sits on Monday. 

If elected, she will be Singapore's first woman Speaker and will fill the post vacated by former Member of Parliament, Mr Michael Palmer, who stepped down last month due to an extramarital affair. 

938LIVE's Deborah Lee spoke with Mdm Halimah immediately after the announcement and she starts by asking Mdm Halimah how she felt about the nomination.

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