emmanuel macron is now going to be the next President of France and is also poised to become the youngest president in the history of France.

Born in Amiens, he is 39 years old and a former investment banker. He was appointed as minister of economy, but later resigned in August 2016 to launch a bid in the 2017 presidential election. On November 2016, Macron declared that he would run in the election under the banner of En Marche!

Opinion polls in France

Let's trace back our way before the election and see how the Opinion Polls already predicted Emmanuel as the president.

Voting stations opened in France in the second round of the election, meanwhile, the opinion polls indicate Emmanuel Macron is likely to beat Marine. French citizens living in Australia voted on Sunday with many people saying that presidential candidate #Emmanuel Macron is the only option for the France’s future. Hundreds line up to cast their ballot after tumultuous election campaign filled with scandal and surprises to decide whether a pro-European union centrist Macron or an anti-immigration #Marine Lepen will lead the nation. Estimates turned out to be precise for the presidential decision's initial round a month ago and budgetary markets have ascended in light of Macron's extending lead after an astringent TV talk prior in the week.

Barack Obama on France Election

Recently, Macron was also endorsed by former US president Barack Obama and he said that he is rooting success for this election and supports Emmanuel Macron in the presidential race. While he was not the only US president talking about France's election, the current US president Donald Trump said in an interview that he thinks Le Pen is strongest on borders, and she’s the strongest on what’s been going on in France.

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Emmanuel Macron, winner of the first round of the French presidential election shares something with President Trump: a 24-year age crevice with his Partner. The distinction is that Macron's better half is the older one.

After the Brexit result in Britain's referendum and the entry of Trump in the White House, many people still expected that France will deliver a shocking result.

The Sunday election day was very important for the people of France, as the country’s unemployment rate has risen up in following years and also the Paris attacks, the people of the country hope that the future government will take up measures for reducing unemployment, encourage entrepreneurship, job creation and better security.