With most ballots tallied, her Labour Party has won 49 per cent of the vote and she is projected to win a rare outright parliamentary majority.
The opposition centre-right National Party, currently on 27 pc, has admitted defeat in the poll.
Saturday, 17 October 2020 - 16:13
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