Nadine Heredia Alarcón de Humala (born May 25, 1976) is a Peruvian politician. As the wife of President of Peru Ollanta Humala, she served as the First Lady of Peru from 2011 to 2016. The President of the Peruvian Nationalist Party (PNP), which formed the Peru Wins electoral alliance in 2011, Heredia is seen as a highly influential figure in Peruvian politics. She has headed the PNP since December 2013.
Nadine Heredia in 2011
|First Lady of Peru|
July 28, 2011 – July 28, 2016
|Preceded by||Pilar Nores de García|
|Succeeded by||Nancy Lange|
|President of the Peruvian Nationalist Party|
December 30, 2013 – 26 August 2016
|Preceded by||Alan Garcia|
|Succeeded by||Ollanta Humala|
Nadine Heredia Alarcón
25 May 1976
|Political party||Peruvian Nationalist Party|
|Spouse(s)||Ollanta Humala (1999–present)|
Early life and educationEdit
She collaborated in the establishment of the Peruvian Nationalist Party, which she currently leads.
As of 2017, the Peruvian justice system is investigating her for serious cases of corruption, usurpation of power and money laundering. The funds were allegedly used to finance President Ollanta Humala's election campaign. Along with her husband Ollanta Humala, she was arrested on 13 July 2017 in connection with this scandal, and was ordered to be held for 18 months.
- PNP website
- Kozak, Robert (2014-03-25). "Peru First Lady's Role Shakes President". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved 2016-01-18.
- "Nadine Heredia es la nueva presidenta del Partido Nacionalista Peruano". La República. Retrieved 27 Nov 2015.
- "Ollanta Humala and wife detained in corruption probe". Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera. 14 July 2017. Retrieved 21 November 2017.
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