Halimah Yacob; Singapore’s First Female President

Halimah Yacob (born 23 August 1954) is a Singaporean politician serving as President of Singapore since 2017. Previously a member of the governing People's Action Party (PAP), she was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Jurong GRC (Bukit Batok East) from 2001 to 2015 and for Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC (Marsiling) from 2015 to 2017.