Fumio Kishida formally elected Japan’s one centesimal prime minister


TOKYO, Oct 4 (Reuters) – Fumio Kishida was formally elected as Japan’s one centesimal prime minister on Monday after profitable a majority of votes in each homes of parliament.

The new cupboard members beneath Kishida, who succeeds Yoshihide Suga, are resulting from be introduced later within the day.

Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim

Former Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida attends a press conference at the Liberal Democratic Party (LPD) headquarters after he was elected as the party president in Tokyo, Japan September 29, 2021. Du Xiaoyi/Pool via REUTERS