Jagmeet Singh becomes the first non-white to head a leading political party in Canada
October 2 , 2017
Jagmeet Singh was elected on Sunday to lead the New Democrats. As per reports, Singh becomes the first non-white politician in Canada to head a leading political party. 38-year-old Jagmeet Singh is a lawyer, practicing Sikh, and the Ontario provincial lawmaker. With this election, Singh would be leading the New Democratic party into the 2019 federal elections against the Liberals of the current Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.