Emmanuel Macron (39) , a centrist and pro-European Union, has won the French Presidency. He defeated the far right Le Pen with a comfortable margin of 66% to 34%. He is the youngest French President.

Macron, who has never held any elected office and was unknown until three years ago. He however faces an uphill task to solve the serious and complex issues,his country is confronted with, especially, terrorism, mass unemployment, workers struggle and a stagnant economy.