'We're just having a bit of an earthquake here': New Zealand's Jacinda Ardern was unfazed when an earthquake hit during a live interview
Business Insider -

YouTube/RNZ

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was speaking live on TV when a 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit on Monday morning.

Ardern seemed unflustered, noting to the interviewer: "We're just having a bit of an earthquake here, Ryan. Quite a decent shake here."

Ardern said not to worry if it looked like the building was moving behind her, and smiled as she said she could continue the interview.

Some are drawing parallels between her cool response towards the earthquake and her leadership...

Read this story at

Loading...

Related Articles