OTTAWA, July 13, 2017 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that, on his recommendation, Her Majesty The Queen was pleased to approve the appointment of Ms. Julie Payette as the next Governor General of Canada. Ms. Payette will serve in succession to His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston.
The installation ceremony for Ms. Payette will take place in the fall.
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