Romania’s President rejected the left-wing Social Democrats’ Candidate Sevil Shhaideh, for Prime Minister, who would have been the EU country’s first Female and Muslim Premier.

The PSD had put forward Shhaideh, 52, after its thumping election victory on December 11 when it won 45 percent of the vote.

The leader of the PSD, Liviu Dragnea, had withdrawn his bid to become Prime Minister because he is serving two-year suspended sentence for electoral fraud