Finland’s first family has announced the arrival of a baby boy into their fold.
President Sauli Niniisto who broke the news on his Facebook page said his spouse, Jenni Haukio, and the infant were doing well.
The president’s office in a message said Niinisto was present during the delivery.
Niniisto’s announcement drew thousands of congratulatory messages in the first hour alone.
It’s been a busy week for the Finnish head of state,
The 69-year-old president was re-elected into office for a second six-year term after a landslide victory on Sunday and was sworn into office on Thursday.
Jenni Haukio is the President Niniisto’s second wife.