Singapore PM Lee to hand over power to deputy

By Xinghui Kok and Kanupriya Kapoor
Updated April 15 2024 - 8:45pm, first published 8:40pm
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called the transition to his deputy a "significant moment". (Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called the transition to his deputy a "significant moment". (Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS)

Long-time Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has announced he will hand over power to his designated successor on May 15, before an election that must be by held in 2025.

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